A rule proposed to prohibit the use of remote-controlled fishing devices on state waters advanced this week at a virtual Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission meeting.
FAQ Dangers of remote control boats on wildlife
What happens if a boat fails to comply with a warning?
WARNING: FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH A WARNING MAY RESULT IN INJURY TO BOAT OCCUPANTS OR OTHERS. CAUTION: FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH CAUTION MAY RESULT IN FAILURE AND/OR DAMAGE TO CONTROL AND/OR EQUIPMENT. NOTE: INDICATES INFORMATION AND/OR INSTRUCTIONS THAT ARE NECESSARY FOR PROPER INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE OR OPERATION. Maintenance And Operation
Is it legal to control wildlife on your property?
Presently, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service allow property owners to conduct certain control methods with the appropriate authorization.
How do I get help with waterfowl control?
U. S. Department of Agriculture Wildlife Services-Their staff are experts in controlling wildlife damage and can offer valuable assistance in use of fencing, scare devices, chemical bird repellents, harassment techniques, and habitat modification to control or lessen problems with geese and other waterfowl.
What is the most dangerous type of obstacle in a river?
The most dangerous variety of obstacle that you will come across is the low head dam since these dams are a type of river strainer that can end up injuring you or worse.