Kit Fischer http://mtpr.org en Our Public Lands - Not From Our Cold, Dead Hands http://mtpr.org/post/our-public-lands-not-our-cold-dead-hands <p>“This land is your land, this land is my land.” In 1944 Woody Guthrie made this song famous as the US struggled to lift itself out of the Great Depression and the Second World War. Today those words epitomize a new battle occurring in the American West...one where misguided lawmakers are embroiled in a bitter battle over the future of our public lands. This is land they see fit to exploit and sell to the highest bidder and, sadly enough, Montana is no exception.</p><p></p> Fri, 16 May 2014 18:49:35 +0000 Kit Fischer 19152 at http://mtpr.org Our Public Lands - Not From Our Cold, Dead Hands Yellowstone Bison http://mtpr.org/post/yellowstone-bison <p>And again, almost like clockwork, the Yellowstone bison wars begin.&nbsp; This time, however, it’s a much different and important battle.&nbsp; As deep snows continue to accumulate on the high Yellowstone plateau and bison begin their historic and highly anticipated migration out of the park, Montana’s Department of Fish Wildlife and Parks and the Board of Livestock are once again are at odds over where America’s largest wild bison herd should be allowed to roam.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 17:12:47 +0000 Kit Fischer 14046 at http://mtpr.org Your Secret’s Safe With Me http://mtpr.org/post/your-secret-s-safe-me <p>I’ve visited the East Rosebud River every summer I’ve lived in Montana.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 16 May 2013 19:40:53 +0000 Kit Fischer 2525 at http://mtpr.org