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45 total listings found for Montana.

Literature Listings (18)


Author, Year   Full Reference
Tillinger, T. N. and O.R. Stein, 1996   Tillinger, T. N., and O. R. Stein. 1996. Fish Passage Through Culverts in Montana: A Preliminary Investigation. A Report to the Montana Department of Transportation. Montana State University, Civil Engineering Department.
Irby, L. R., and K. M. Podruzny , 2001   Irby, L. and K. M. Podruzny. 2001. Effects of Highways on Wildlife and Fish with Special Reference to Montana: A Procite Literature Collection. Report submitted to Montana Department of Transportation. Montana State University, Department of Ecology.
Foresman, Kerry., 2001   Foresman,K. 2001. Monitoring Animal Use of Modified Drainage Culverts on the South Lolo Project. FHWA/MT-01-004/8117-15. Final Report. Prepared for the State of Montana in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration.
Mills, S. L. and R. Y. Conrey, 2003   Mills, S. L. and R. Y. Conrey. 2003. Highways as potential barriers to movement and genetic exchange in small mammals. Final Report to Montana Department of Transportation. University of Montana, School of Forestry.
Christopher Servheen, John S. Waller, Per Sandstrom, 2003   Serveen, C., J.S. Waller, P. Sandstrom. 2003. Identification and management of linkage zones for wildlife between the large blocks of public land in the Northern Rocky Mountains. A report for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Created at the University of Montana, Missoula, MT.
Ruediger, Bill; Basing, Pat; Becker, Dale; Bustick, Joe; Cavill, Polly; Claar, Jim; Foresman, Kerry; Hieinz, Guenter; Kaley, Duane; Kratvilee, Sandy; Lloyd, John; Lucas, Mike; McDonald, Sue; Stockstad, Gordon; Vore, John; Wall, Robin; Wall, Ken, 2004   Ruediger, B, Basting, P., Becker, D., Bustick, J., Cavill, P., Claar, J., Foresman, K., Hieinz, G., Kaley, D., Kratville, S., Lloyd, J., Lucas, M., McDonald, S., Stockstad, G., Vore, J., Wall, K., Wall, R. 2004. An assessment of wildlife and fish linkages on Highway 93 - western Montana. USDA Forest Service, USDI Fish and Wildlife Service, confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribe, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, Montana Department of Transportation, Geodata Services, The University of Montana, Forest Service Publications #R1-04-81, Missoula, MT. 41 pp.
Davidson, Deborah, K., 2003   Davidson, D. 2003. Innovative partnerships that address highway impacts to wildlife habitat connectivity in the northern Rockies. In: Proceedings from the 2003 ICOET conference, Lake Placid, NY. Pp. 195-203.
Ruediger, Bill, and John Lloyd, 2003   Ruediger, B. and J. Lloyd. 2003. A rapid assessment process for determining potential wildlife, fish and plant linkages for highways. In: Proceedings from the 2003 ICOET conference, Lake Placid, NY. Pp.205-222.
Singer F. and J. Doherty, 1985   Singer F. and J. Doherty. 1985. Managing mountain goats at a highway crossing. Wildlife Society Bulletin 13:469-477.
Huijser, M.P., K.E. Gunson, and C. Abrams, 2006   Huijser, M.P., K.E. Gunson, and C. Abrams. 2006. Animal-vehicle collisions and habitat connectivity along Montana highway 83 in the Seeley-Swan valley, Montana: A reconnaissance. Submitted to the Montana Department of Transportation, Helena, Montana.
Hardy, Amanda, Scott Lee, Ahmed F. Al-Kaisy, 2006   Hardy, A., S. Lee, A. F. Al-Kaisy. 2006. Effectiveness of animal advisory messages on dynamic message signs as a speed reduction tool: a case study of rural Montana. In, Proceedings from the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, 2006, Washington, D.C. USA.
Servheen, C., R. Shoemaker, and L. Lawrence, 2003   Servheen, C., R. Shoemaker, and L. Lawrence. A sampling of wildlife use in relation to structure variables for bridges and culverts under I-90 between Alberton and St. Regis, Montana. In 2003 Proceedings of the International Conference on Ecology and Transportation, edited by C. Leroy Irwin, Paul Garrett, and K.P. McDermott. Raleigh, NC: Center for Transportation and the Environment, North Carolina State University, 2003.
Foresman, K, 2003   Foresman, K. Small mammal use of modified culverts on the Lolo south project of western Montana- an update. In 2003 Proceedings of the International Conference on Ecology and Transportation, edited by C. Leroy Irwin, Paul Garrett, and K.P. McDermott. Raleigh, NC: Center for Transportation and the Environment, North Carolina State University, 2003
Blank, M., J. Cahoon, D. Burford, T. McMahon, and O. Stein, 2005   Blank, M., J. Cahoon, D. Burford, T. McMahon, and O. Stein. Studies of fish passage through culverts in Montana. In Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on Ecology and Transportation, edited by C. Leroy Irwin, Paul Garrett, and K.P. McDermott. Raleigh, NC: Center for Transportation and the Environment, North Carolina State University, 2006.
Waller, S. John, and Christopher Servheen, 2005   Waller, J. S. and C. Servheen. 2005. Effects of transportation infrastructures on grizzly bears in northwestern Montana. Journal of Wildlife Management 69:985-1000.
Shoemaker, Rebecca, and Christopher Servheen, 2004   Shoemaker, R. and C. Servheen. 2004 Factors influencing wildlife use of underpasses and culverts Along I-90 in western Montana. Unpublished report found at U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Grizzly bear recovery program, University of Montana, College of Forestry and Conservation
McCoy, Karin, 2005   McCoy, K. 2005. Effects of transportation and development on black bear movement, mortality, and use of Highway 93 Corridor in NW Montana. Masters Thesis, University of Montana.
Hardy, A. R., J. Fuller, M. P. Huijser, A. Kociolek, M. Evans, 2007   Hardy, A. R., J. Fuller, M. P. Huijser, A. Kociolek, M. Evans. 2007. Evaluation of wildlife crossing structures and fencing on US Highway 93 Evaro to Polson, PhaseI: Preconstruction data collection and finalization of evaluation plan. FHWA?MT-06-008/1744-1 Final Report Prepared for the State of Montana Department of Transportation in Cooperation with U. S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration, Western Transportation Institute, Helena, Montana.

Structure Listings (3)


State Project Name Year Completed Crossing Type Target Species
MT 3 overpasses, Highway 93-Polson: highway 90 Bozeman Pass, state road 89 Broadus OP
MT 3 overpasses, Highway 93-Polson: highway 90 Bozeman Pass, state road 89 Broadus 2010, 2006,2004 OP deer, elk, moose, bear
MT Ecopassage wall, Henry's Fork 2000 WA Ducks,frogs

Website Listings (22)

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Montana Update on construction along US 93
US 93 Evaro to Polson Home page
Montana DOT Research Projects on Wildlife Links to pdf files
Small Mammal Ramp Placement in Culverts Guidelines
Forseman Paper on Highway Effects on Small Mammals & Mitigation
WTI Highway 83 Wildlife Connectivity and Collisions Report
Study Report on Wolverines and Roads
Bozeman Pass Wildlife Linkages Study Homepage
Bozeman Pass Wildlife Linkages& ITS Study by WTI- A. Hardy
Evaluation of Wildlife Crossings on Highway 93
Fish Passage in Culverts Report 1996
Effects of Highway on Painted Turtles Study Site
Western Transportation Institute
Fish Passage Report 2005
Geodata Services Homepage Wildlife & Roads Linkages Research
Montana Roadless Working Group
US Fish and Wildlife Service & Univ. of Montana Studies on Wildlife Linkages
Article McDonald Pass Wildlife Linkages
Road Kill Compost
Article Montana Wildernes Roadless Areas and Gas Drilling
Article on Reducing Road kill and Safety
Montana's Grizzly to Be De-Listed from Endangered Status Would Restrict Road Development on Federal Lands

Image Listings (2)


Shelf in culvert.
Shelf in culvert.
Small mammal shelf installed in culvert that passes water under US 93 in Montana. Dr. Kerry Foresman of University of Montana has documented small and medium mammal use of these shelves. There is also a vole tube installed under the shelf which is also successful.

Wildlife passage with benches.
Wildlife passage with benches.
Wildlife underpass with stream channel and wildlife benches or pathways, under US 93, south of Missoula, Montana. This is an example of a passage built for multiple species, both aquatic and terrestrial.

Crossings Listings (2)


Project Name   Location   Type   Date
Highway 84 message boards   I-84 Sublett to Utah border - ID   Signage   ?
Hwy 75 & Rte 20 Ketchum   Hwy 75 Wood River valley near Sun Valley - ID   Signage   ?