Environmental Quality Council

EQC to Begin Evaluation of the State Parks Program

Committee: Environmental Quality Council
Author: Joe Kolman
Posted on September 15, 2017

A legislative committee will begin its evaluation of the state parks program at a September meeting in Helena.

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Bison Management, Brucellosis are Topics for EQC

Committee: Environmental Quality Council
Author: Joe Kolman
Posted on August 8, 2017

When buffalo roam in Montana, lots of people pay attention. In early August, representatives of state, federal, and tribal governments met in southwest Montana to discuss the ongoing management of bison that leave Yellowstone National Park.

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EQC Sends Letter on Wildfire to Perdue and Zinke

Committee: Environmental Quality Council
Author: Hope Stockwell
Posted on July 18, 2017

The Environmental Quality Council convened a special conference call on July 12 urging USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue and Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to take action on two wildfire-related issues.

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EQC Views the Massive Effort to Thwart the Invasion of Aquatic Mussels

Committee: Environmental Quality Council
Author: Joe Kolman
Posted on July 7, 2017

The legislative panel toured a watercraft inspection station at Canyon Ferry Reservoir as part of its first meeting of the interim.

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EQC Meets July 12 to Consider Urging Federal Action on Fire-Related Issues

Committee: Environmental Quality Council
Author: Hope Stockwell
Posted on July 5, 2017

The Environmental Quality Council (EQC) meets July 12 at 10 a.m. to consider a letter urging federal action on two fire-related issues.

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Environmental Quality Council to meet June 29th and Tour a Watercraft Inspection Station

Committee: Environmental Quality Council
Author: Joe Kolman
Posted on June 15, 2017

The Environmental Quality Council will tour a watercraft inspection station at Canyon Ferry Reservoir on June 29 before hunkering down back at the capitol to decide what policy issues the legislative committee will tackle over the next year.

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