MISSOURI - MADISON COMPREHENSIVE RECREATION PLAN
NorthWestern Energy has prepared the Missouri-Madison Comprehensive Recreation Plan (CRP) to help document and fulfill Project 2188 Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) license responsibilities for operating its nine hydro-power developments (eight hydroelectric-generating facilities and one storage reservoir) on the Missouri and Madison Rivers in Montana. It is not the intent of NorthWestern Energy or the plan to set public policy, but instead to facilitate collaboration and communication among the various governmental entities that have management jurisdiction for recreation resources in this area and to work within the existing policies, plans and priorities of these agencies regarding management of recreation resources. The public is invited to participate in implementation of the Plan through regionally established working groups, the existing framework of managing agencies, and elected officials.
Recreation managers and others interested in the recreation opportunities and resources within the Project Area can use the CRP to:
Use the following links to view and download the Missouri-Madison CRP: