Montana Fish & Wildlife Conservation Trust


A total of 89 projects (or project phases) have received funding from the Montana Fish & Wildlife Conservation Trust. Total funds expended are $8,555,600; including $4,385,950 inside the boundary and $4,169,650 in the rest of the state.

Fifty Percent Rule

According to the legislation, not more than 50% of the income from the Trust in any year shall be used outside the watershed of the Missouri River in the state of Montana. This watershed is defined as “from Holter Dam upstream to the confluence of the Jefferson, Gallatin and Madison Rivers.”

Please refer to the Map marking the boundary that defines “inside” or “outside” the watershed.












Montana Fish & Wildlife Conservation Trust
P.O. Box 1993
Helena, MT 59624
Phone: 406-897-2580 or Email: