12.9.601 DEPARTMENT AUTHORIZATION OF PROJECTS
(1) The department may authorize organizations or individuals to participate in the upland game bird release program following the submission of a written application describing the proposed project on forms provided by the department and a review of that application. All applications must include the following information:
(a) name of the organization or individual applying;
(b) name of the person in charge of the organization's proposed upland game bird release project;
(c) the applicant's current mailing address;
(d) the applicant's current telephone number;
(e) the legal description of the release site;
(f) clear evidence of either ownership of the release site or landowner permission if the release site is not owned by the applicant;
(g) specific cover types and their percentages shall be provided with a habitat map or be delineated on a habitat map, natural resource conservation service (NRCS) conservation plan, or aerial photo covering the land on which the birds are to be released;
(h) the number of acres at the release site; and
(i) any other information deemed relevant by the department which is included on the project application form.
History: 87-1-249, MCA; IMP, 87-1-248, MCA; NEW, 1988 MAR p. 720, Eff. 4/15/88; AMD, 2001 MAR p. 1725, Eff. 9/7/01.