Fish, Wildlife and Parks

Community Ponds Program

The Community Pond program enhances fishing opportunities in or near Montana communities by providing funds that may be used to construct or improve public fishing ponds.

Maximum Award Amount

$25,000.00 average award

Cost Matching

70:30 match requirement.  Applicants must provide 30% of the costs associated with the project and may include in-kind contributions

Eligible Applicants

State agencies, cities, counties, angler groups, civic organizations or other community-based organizations are eligible to sponsor a project.

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