Handle fish carefully during summer heat wave
Consider fishing during cooler temperatures in the morning1
Last updated 8/31/2022 at 5:18pm
GREAT FALLS - As air and water temperatures continue to climb, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks staff urge anglers to use extra care when handling fish during the continuing hot summer days.
"Water temperatures have been steadily increasing, and with warm overnight temperatures and no major cool down in sight, we want to remind people how important it is to minimize handling any fish that th...