12.9.902    ELIGIBILITY

(1) In order to be eligible for a permit under 87-2-513 , MCA, a landowner must own and enroll a minimum of 2500 acres experiencing sufficient elk use during the regular hunting season to provide hunting opportunity consistent with the terms of a contractual public elk hunting access agreement. The department may consider enrollment of less than 2500 acres, as long as all other eligibility criteria are met.

History: 87-1-201, 87-1-301, 87-2-513, MCA; IMP, 87-2-513, MCA; NEW, 2002 MAR p. 1977, Eff. 7/26/02.