Take Action!

We all have a role to play in the policies that surround the livestock industry. MSGA has identified serval opportunities for your voice to be heard.

Check below to view current public comment opportunities.

Elk Management Plan

During the most recent Fish & Wildlife Commission meeting, a group presented on the Elk Management Working Group presented on the Proposed/Endorsed Elk Management Guiding Principles.

If you would like to review the conversation you can view the following link (starting at 4:50:00): https://youtu.be/nfvybZPnI14.

Public comment is open for the guiding principle until May 3. Public comment information can be found at: https://fwp.mt.gov/hunt/public-comment-opportunities

The document can be found at https://myfwp.mt.gov/getRepositoryFile?objectID=101171.

Grazing Permit Renewals Survey: Let’s hear your story!

The Grazing Permit working group will be collecting stories about permit renewal stories – successful, unsuccessful, and in progress. These survey results will be used in developing a permit guide for ranchers and other handy tools for permit administration.

Sustainability: What does it mean to you?

This survey is designed to get long-form feedback from public lands ranchers about terminology commonly used in policy and regulatory conversations about land and resource management. Please provide as much information as possible.