State Water Plan meetings for Clark Fork Basin kick off next week

Oct 10, 2013

The Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation has launched an initiative to update the state's water plan.

Scoping meetings are being held in each of Montana's major river basins, with meetings for the Clark Fork Basin starting next Tuesday, October 15th.

Beartooths Lake
Credit Montana DNRC

In this feature interview with Edward O'Brien, Michael Downey - the supervisor of the Water Planning Section in the DNRC's Water Resources Division - explains some of the initiative's fundamental goals, starting with Montana's Water Plan itself.