U.S. FISH & WILDLIFE SERVICE
 
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Upper Missouri Coteau
Accomplishments

Over the past 13 years, approximately $3,500,000 has been spent on habitat work affecting more than 140 square miles within the Focus Area. The primary objective has been to improve waterfowl and waterbird production by improving habitat and/or protecting productive grassland-wetland complexes. Projects developed in northeastern Montana in cooperation with over 230 landowners has laid a broad foundation for continued work on private lands.
 
Wetland Restoration 5,482 Acres/376 Sites
Upland Enhancement 52,825 Acres/171 Sites
Conservation Easements 12,061 Acres
Fee Title Acquisition 1,674 Acres

waterfowl photo

Our cooperative efforts with area Natural Resources Conservation Service offices have also resulted in a number of new projects. These multi-agency projects have resulted in sharing ideas and costs so as to provide a better product at less expense to the partners involved.


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