l>12.9.802 : GAME DAMAGE - Administrative Rules of the State of Montana
Add to Favorites
Subchapter: Damage Hunts
Lachạy thử version of the adopted rule presented in Administrative Rules of Montana (ARM):
Printer Friendly Version


(1) By law, the Department of Fish, Wildlife & Parks is required lớn respond to all big game damage complaints. General hunting seasons are the primary tool to khuyễn mãi giảm giá with animals causing or having the potential lớn cause game damage. Landowners who allow public hunting & vày not impose restrictions that significantly reduce public hunting qualify for game damage assistance.

You watching: 12

(2) The department investigates damage complaints và arranges to lớn study the situation as soon as possible, and within 48 hours of the filing of the complaint. If the department person who received the complaint is unable lớn respond within 48 hours, he will immediately refer the complaint khổng lồ the nearest department employee who can respond within a 48-hour period. Exceptions may be made if complainant is agreeable lớn a longer waiting period.

(3) The department investigates all damage complaints under this policy with the exception of (4) . A phone hotline or on-site visit constitutes an immediate response under this provision.

(4) Damage caused by nongame, furbearing, or federally listed threatened & endangered species is not covered by this policy, but is addressed on a case-by-case basis.

See more: Game Lật Hình Giống Nhau, Chơi Game Lật Hình Giống Nhau Online Y8

(a) by herding as a temporary measure;

(b) by employing a variety of animal dispersal methods, such as airplanes, snowmobiles, cracker shells, và scareguns;

(c) by using repellents as temporary solutions;

(d) by using fencing options if the problem is chronic & involves haystacks and other stored crops;

(e) by authorizing kill permits;

(f) the department, through the regional supervisor or designated staff, has the discretion to lớn issue supplemental game damage licenses for antlerless animals to lớn hunters as an alternative to a kill permit being issued to a landowner. Supplemental game damage licenses administrative sầu procedures are outlined in ARM 12.9.805;

(g) damage hunts may be used to address site-specific damage problems in accordance with ARM 12.9.804;

(h) netting or mechanical devices may be used to reduce tree damage; và

(i) archery, shotgun, muzzle loader weapons, or other weapons may be used as an alternative hunting method when rifle hunting poses a threat to the safety và welfare of persons or property.

(6) Assistance may be denied or discontinued to a landowner who:

(a) creates or further contributes khổng lồ game damage problems by not providing sufficient public hunting to lớn aid in reduction of game populations;

(b) imposes other restrictions which prsự kiện adequate harvests; or

(c) refuses reasonable suggestions, actions or remedies offered by the department. The decision khổng lồ deny or terminate assistance will be made by the regional supervisor. Denial or discontinuance of assistance will be documented with the reasons, history và other pertinent information used to lớn make that decision. A copy of the written decision will be provided to the landowner. The written decision will explain appeal rights.

See more: Top Game Ko Cần Mạng Vẫn Chơi Được, Top 20 Game Hay Không Cần Mạng Trên Pc Và Laptop

(7) A landowner may appeal the denial or discontinuance of assistance khổng lồ the director of the department. The appeal must be in writing & must contain specific reasons why the regional supervisor"s decision is felt to be erroneous. The appeal must be filed within ten days following receipt of a denial or discontinuance determination from the regional supervisor.