Useful Links

Floodplain Administration

Montana Department of Natural Resources & Conservation (DNRC)

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)


Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology (GIS Mapping)

Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology

Noxious Weeds

Montana Weed Control Association

Montana Noxious Weed Program

Montana War on Weeds

Private Sector Professional Organizations

Montana Association of Land Surveyors

Montana Building Industry Association

Montana Association of Realtors

Professional Planning Organizations

American Association of Planners

Montana Association of Planners

The Western Planner

Public Meetings (Advice for Facilitating & Organizing)

Montana Local Government Center

Roberts Rules of Order

Rivers, Streams, Lakes, & Wetlands

Montana Stream Permitting: A Guide for Conservation District Supervisors & Others

Montana DNRC Stream Permitting

Roads, Bridges, & Transportation

Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) Public Involvement Handbook

Montana Department of Transportation Context Sensitive Solutions

United States Forest Service Cost Estimating for Road Construction

Montana State University, Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP)

MDT Community Transportation Enhancement Program (CTEP)

MDT Railroad, Transit, & Planning Division

Montana Transportation & Land Use

Manual of Traffic Signs

MDT Data & Statistics

MDT Publication List


Walkability Comes to the American West

Water Rights & Wells

Groundwater Information Center, Montana Tech

Montana DNRC Water Rights Bureau 

Water Supplies, Wastewater Treatment, & Solid Waste

Water, Wastewater, & Solid Waste Action Coordinating Team

Montana DEQ Subdivision Review Program

Montana DEQ Water Quality Information

Montana DEQ Public Water Supply

Wildlands & Urban Interface

Montana DNRC Fire Prevention and Preparedness

Northern Region of the Forest Service

National Fire Protection Association

Montana DNRC Fire and Aviation

National Interagency Fire Center

Montana State Fire Marshal


Wildlife & Habitat

US Fish & Wildlife Service, Mountain-Prairie Region

Montana State University, Extension Program

Montana Fish Wildlife & Parks