FWP holding open house on draft Fresno fisheries plan
Last updated 8/2/2021 at 11:30am
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks has an open house set for Aug. 16 on its proposed first-ever long-range comprehensive plan for the fisheries at Fresno Reservoir.
U.S. Bureau of Reclamation owns and operates the dam at Fresno, used for flood control, irrigation and other conservation uses, part of the irrigation Milk River Project.
FWP manages the fishery in the reservoir, a wildlife management area at the west end, and a public access area on the Milk River immediately downstream of the dam.
FWP put out a call earlier this year for applicants to be on a citizens advisory committee for a...