Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: Montana Wildlife
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

Montana Wildlife Project

Nongame Project Impacts

March 2021 - March 2023


Participating Agencies

  • Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks

Evaluation of survey approaches to assess status of Species of Greatest Inventory Need and effects of MFWP habitat management on non-game indicator species. The fundamental objectives of the Montana FWP non-game management program include: conserving, enhancing and restoring habitat for nongame wildlife; maintaining nongame species distribution and abundance; and minimizing the number of nongame species that meet criteria for Federal listing or are state listed as Species of Concern (SOC) category ≤3.