Sunday, November 27, 2016

Bull Bugle

Call of the wild, Montana style. Randy Smith photo

Friday, November 25, 2016

Autumn Walk

Any time is a good time for a hike in Montana.

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Wildlife Wednesday

Who besides this great horned owl is thankful it's #wildlifewednesday
Laura Verhaeghe Photography.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

John Mayer Out West On Sale Through Cyber Week

Check out the John Mayer Out West product line of special laundry products. Real Montana scent with real Montana benefits...half the income is donated to Montana private land conservation. Makes a great Christmas gift, and it's on sale through Cyber Week! 

Monday, November 21, 2016

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Funds Approved for Sage Grouse Conservation

The Montana Sage Grouse Oversight Team on Nov. 18 approved state sage grouse stewardship funding for two conservation projects involving two Montana land trusts. The Montana Land Reliance's 44 Ranch conservation easement and The Nature Conservancy's Hansen Ranch conservation easement were both approved, and both projects work with landowners to conserve sage grouse habitat and populations. Here's info from MLR.

Thursday, November 17, 2016


Little guy just relaxing along the water. Marx photo

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Video Shows Importance of Flathead Valley to Sandhill Crane Migration

Fun new Flathead Land Trust video shows how vital Flathead Valley wetlads are to sandhill crane migration. Randy Smith photo

Monday, November 14, 2016


Elk calf fueling up. Marx photo

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Land Trust Working to Help Conserve Rocky Mountain Front Ranch

A 30-day comment period has started on the Shoco Ranch/Rocky Mountain Front conservation easement proposal. The Montana Land Reliance, project partners and landowner seek county open land funds to help conserve 836-acre ranch.  

Friday, November 11, 2016

Veterans Day

Thank you to all our military veterans.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Thank You, Raz

Shout out to Robert "Raz" Rasmussen and Prickly Pear Land Trust's trails.

Monday, November 7, 2016

A Jumbo Accomplishment

Missoula celebrates historical conservation: 20th anniversary of Mount Jumbo protection.

Sunday, November 6, 2016

Great-Grandma is Great Angler

102-year-old fish whisperer probably catches more fish than you do. Check out the Billings Gazette article

Friday, November 4, 2016

Private Land Conservation Helps Preserve "The Essence" of Montana

The value of open land conservation: Four decades of Montana conservation easements. Short Montana FWP video presents 

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Montana Outdoors Magazine and "Saving the Best Forever"

Great article in Montana Outdoors Magazine about "Saving the Best" through conservation easements.

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Osprey Fine Dining

Successful Montana fishing trip. Randy Smith photo