10-Feb-2014 : Front Bill proponents press on in absence of Baucus

Supporters of legislation to protect the Rocky Mountain Front are readjusting their sights as Montana Senator Max Baucus’ long career in Congress comes to a close. [read more...]

02-Aug-2011 : RMF Hunting Economy Holding Steady through Recession

At a teleconference today, Montana sportsmen said the hunting industry is a rare economic bright spot in the current recession and are pointing to the Rocky Mountain Front as the poster child of this [read more...]

10-Aug-2010 : Retired Wildlife Brass Urge Delegation to Protect Rocky Mountain Front

Former wildlife officials and biologists are requesting permanent protection for federal public lands along Montana’s Rocky Mountain Front saying it’s one of the most productive wildlife habitat areas left in the country. [read more...]

07-Jul-2010 : Survey shows more resources needed to control noxious weeds on Front

Choteau, Mont. – A new survey shows land managers on the Rocky Mountain Front face significant hurdles to control the spread of noxious weeds but renewed commitments and new resources could help them get the job done. [read more...]

20-Oct-2009 : Coalition Unveils Rocky Mountain Front Heritage Act

Choteau, MT – The Coalition to Protect the Rocky Mountain Front today unveiled a draft plan proposing a new comprehensive approach for managing public lands along the Rocky Mountain Front. The proposal, termed the Rocky Mountain Front Heritage Act, was developed through three years of meetings and negotiations with ranchers, sportsmen, private landowners, weed experts and conservation groups and encompasses roughly 400,000 acres of public land south of Birch Creek/Swift Reservoir. [read more...]