Item: Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Mt. Haggin Wildlife Management Area
Title: Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Mt. Haggin Wildlife Management Area
Creator: Hormay, A.L.
Summary: Mt. Haggin Area advising and consultation documents (1979-1992). Handwritten history list of advising and consultations by dates (1976-1979). Library copy of FG-27 Environmental Impact Statement (Draft) for the Acquisition of the Mount Haggin Ranch by Montana Department of Fish and Game, 1976, January 9th that includes: summary (acreage, financial considerations, benefits), climate, vegetation (map), wildlife (map), tax history (1970-1976), recreation (vehicles, license sales), adverse effects, proposed action, land use map, mineral ownership map, timber map, Mt. Haggin Livestock, Inc. grazing schedule. Seven section maps. Handwritten notes on cattle distribution by pasture (July-September 1978) and maps with cattle observation-counts (September 25, 1978, August 24, 1978, August 4, 1978, July 15, 1978, July 1, 1978). Section map with pastures and treatments for 1978 grazing season. Table with Elk observation-counts and section maps (July-August 1978). Handwritten notes and tables with Mt. Haggin phenology data. Mt. Haggin altitude of phenology plots table. 1978, February 2 handwritten note to Hormay from Mike Frisina. 1977, June 2 letter to Regional Game Manager, BLM Bozeman, MT from August L. Hormay BLM Range Conservationist requesting data collection for a specific list of plants, enclosed sample forms for collecting data, and instructions for collecting stock movement data. Thirty pages of Plant Phenology data. Section map with 1977, August 16, 17, 18 travel route. Hand drawn pasture map. Handwritten notes on Mt. Haggin and grazing schedule (1978-1987). 1980, May handwritten and typed notes on vegetation types. Section and hand drawn pasture maps showing land ownership. List of photographs (1981) taken in one day. Plot Record List with plot number, location, description (Hillside, White Pine Creek), district, and time of photo. 1981, June 30 twenty six handwritten pages (Hormay) of calculations with area and grazing capacity of vegetation types by pasture area that give section, code number, and land survey number. Note (Hormay) referring to phone call (1981, September 23) from Joe Egan regarding new ownership of Mt. Haggin Livestock Co. 1992, September 23 letter to Mike Frisina from University of Montana Dr. Paul L Hansen, Riparian-Wetland Ecologist, regarding Riparian Grazing Strategies at the Mt. Haggin WMA. Mt. Haggin Area No-grazing Section Map.
Keywords: montana, mt. haggin wildlife management area (wma), mule ranch, riparian, wetlands, bitterbrush, mt. haggin livestock company
Physical Description: 126 typed and handwritten pages
Record Type: allotment
Subcategory: Box 31 - Allotment Records, Montana