Montana Public Lands Guide: 2013
(This book is not intended as a resource for recreational users.)
A political and economic overview of public lands in Montana. The guide includes descriptions of state and federal revenue compensation programs including Montana’s Entitlement Share Program, State Trust Land Program, the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act, Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) programs, as well as details on numerous Federal public land laws such as the Taylor Grazing Act and Mineral Leasing Act. Included are 13 tables (with county-by-county revenue figures) and 5 maps (including a small color map showing state and federal lands).