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Montana Ecological Services Field Office

585 Shepard Way, Suite 1 Helena, Montana 59601 406-449-5225 (FAX) 406-449-5339


Section 7 Consultation for Bull Trout

and Designated Bull Trout Critical Habitat


Guidance Document for Preparing Biological Assessments on Bull Trout A Framework to Assist in Making Endangered Species Act Determinations of Effect for Individual or Grouped Actions at the Bull Trout Subpopulation Watershed Scale
Crosswalk between the Bull Trout Matrix of Pathways and Indicators (MPI) and Primary Constituent Elements (PCEs) of Proposed Critical Habitat Bull Trout Interim Conservation Guidance


2015 Final Bull Trout Recovery and  Recovery Unit Implementation Plan (RUIP)


Individual 2012 Maps of Current Designated Bull Trout Critical Habitat:


All Montana

Bitterroot River, MT

Blackfoot River, MT

Clark Fork River, MT

Clearwater River, MT

Kootenai River, MT

Middle Fork Flathead River, MT

North Fork Flathead River, MT

Rock Creek, MT

Saint Mary River, MT

South Fork Flathead River, MT

Swan River, MT

Upper Clark Fork River, MT

Northern Idaho and Northeastern Washington Bull Trout Distribution and Local Populations


Website for critical habitat map data:




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Updated 6/14/16