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Facts about Montana"s water.

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Published by Water Management Bureau, Water Resources Division, Dept. of Natural Resources & Conservation in [Helena, Mont .
Written in English


  • Water use -- Montana.,
  • Water -- Montana.

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  Montana is the only state in the US with a triple divide, which allows water to flow into the Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, and the Hudson Bay. Although Montana is now home to over 8, moose, the animal was once thought to be extinct in the Rockies south of Canada.   The first thing Roger Muggli learned about irrigation was that water runs downhill.   His grandfather managed an irrigation district near Miles City, Mont., and . Montana Water Use Act The provisions of Ti chapter 2, MCA, commonly referred to as the Montana Water Use Act, were the most comprehensive change in Montana’s water rights laws in the state’s history. The Act (effective July 1, ) changed the water rights administration significantly in a number of ways. Size: KB.   FACTS is the Water Protection Bureau’s online system to apply for and manage wastewater and stormwater discharge permits. All permits, individual surface and groundwater as well as general permits, are included in the system.

The rivers in Montana provide water for 3 oceans and 3 of the major rivers of the North American continents. The state has 2 wild and scenic rivers - Flathead and Missouri. Fishing is a popular activity and the Blackspotted Cutthroat Trout is the State Fish. The Montana Fishing Guide provides information about places to fish.   Interesting Facts ; Montana is the fourth largest U.S. state by area, behind Alaska, Texas and California, but with an average of just six people per square mile, it is one of the country’s. In Montana, the word “ditch” can be used to order a drink. It means “with water.” “I’d like a Jack Daniel’s ditch, please” means, “I’d like a Jack Daniel’s and water.” This is not a joke. In fact, all you really have to ask for is a “Jack ditch.” Try it out the next time you find yourself in a Montana saloon. To complete the book, the student must research a US state, draw its map, draw its flag, and answer simple questions about the state. USA Map: Find Your State Find and label your state in the USA, and label other important geography.

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