Park waters will open between May 12 and June 1. Lake McDonald area inspection stations and west side waters will open on May 12. East side park waters and inspection stations will open to boating on June 1. Gas powered motorized watercraft will be permitted on Lake McDonald following a 30-day “dry time.” Lake McDonald… Read More »
The Flathead Beacon reports that Montana’s defense against the spread of invasive mussels is moving into full effect as inspection and decontamination stations open up across the state, including throughout the Flathead Valley. Read the full story here.
Over the long Memorial Day weekend, two mussel encrusted boats were intercepted at Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks watercraft inspection stations. (Watch video on Facebook) The first boat was intercepted when it stopped on May 26 at the watercraft inspection station in Wibaux. The boat arrived from the Great Lakes region and was encrusted with… Read More »