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Fish and Aquatic Conservation - Resources
Mountain-Prairie Region
Graphic button showing the 8 state mountain prairie region


Welcome to the Resources page for the Fisheries program. Click a link below view more details on that resource.

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Fish Stocking Maps »

Fish are stocked all over the Mountain-Prairie Region. To find out where fish are being stocked within each state, please click on one of the states below. There is limited information on fish stocked in Kansas and Nebraska. Please also note that stocking location information may not be available for all stocked areas.

North Dakota
South Dakota

Fishing Licenses »

Fishing licenses are handled by the State fish and game agencies. Please contact the State agency where you plan to go fishing to obtain a fishing license. Listed below are all the links to the State agencies within the Mountain-Prairie Region including, Colorado, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming and Utah.

Please click on the logo below to be directed to the site where fishing licenses can be obtained.

Colorado Parks & Wildlife

Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism

Montana Fish Wildlife & Parks

Nebraska Game and Parks

North Dakota Game and Fish

South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks

Utah Division of Wildlife Resources

Wyoming Game and Fish Department

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The mission of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is working with Others to conserve, protect, and enhance fish, wildlife, plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American People.
Last modified: July 24, 2019
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