Montana Department of Justice

Wildlife and Other Animals

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AniMeals

1700 Rankin St
Missoula, MT 59808
www.animeals.com

Karyn Moltzen
406-721-4710
info@animeals.com

$20 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$20 Renewal Donation

AniMeals’s mission is to save the hungry, the helpless, the lost and little ones just struggling to survive; to house and feed as many animals as possible; to ease the suffering of the weak and unloved; to build a no-kill community and realize the achievement of a no-kill nation.…

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Beartooth Back Country Horsemen

P.O. Box 614
Absarokee, MT 59001
www.bchmt.org

Sally Carter
406-839-7839
charles_sally@tctwest.net

$25 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$25 Renewal Donation

Our purpose is to: perpetuate the common-sense use and enjoyment of horses in America’s back country; work to ensure that public lands remain open to recreational stock; assist agencies that manage public lands; and educate and solicit participation in the wise use of back country by horsemen and the public.…

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Bitter Root Humane Association

262 Fairgrounds Rd
P.O. Box 57
Hamilton, MT 59840
406-363-5311
www.bitterroothumane.org

Kathy Good
406-363-5311
woof@bitterroothumane.org

$20 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$20 Renewal Donation

This plate benefits the direct care of homeless animals, veterinary care, spay/neuter programs, public education, and abuse cases at Bitter Root Association’s animal shelter.

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Buffalo Field Campaign

P.O. Box 957
West Yellowstone, MT 59758
https://www.buffalofieldcampaign.org/

Michael Mease
406-646-0070
buffalo@wildrockies.org

$20 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$20 Renewal Donation

Please contact the sponsor for information about the organization and how it uses donations from plate sales.

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Defenders of Wildlife

259 W Front St Ste B
Missoula, MT 59802
www.defenders.org

Erin Edge
406-728-8800
EEdge@defenders.org

$20 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$20 Renewal Donation

Our mission is to protect species and the habitats upon which they depend. In doing so, we focus on preserving the health of our nation’s rich biological heritage (biodiversity).…

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Ducks Unlimited, Inc.

2 Vigilante Trail
Reed Point, MT 59069
406-780-0523
https://www.ducks.org/montana

Barry Allen
406-780-0523
ballen@ducks.org

$20 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$20 Renewal Donation

Funds from plate sales help Ducks Unlimited conserve, restore, and manage wetlands and associated habitats for North America’s waterfowl.…

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Friends of Lee Metcalf National Wildlife Refuge

4567 Wildfowl Ln
Stevensville, MT 59870

Dave Woodgerd
406-777-5552 Ext. 208
blazewood2@gmail.com

$20 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$20 Renewal Donation

Funds benefit the refuge.…

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Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center

P.O. Box 996
West Yellowstone, MT 59758
www.grizzlydiscoveryctr.org

Peggy Bucholz
406-646-7001
info@grizzlydiscoveryctr.com

$25 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$25 Renewal Donation

All proceeds collected from plate sales go directly to the care and maintenance of the animals, educational programs, and Center improvements. The GWDC is dedicated to providing Yellowstone-area visitors to the unique opportunity to learn about, view, and ultimately appreciate the grizzly bear and gray wolf.…

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Heart of the Valley, Inc.

1549 East Cameron Bridge Rd
Bozeman, MT 59718
P.O. Box 11390
Bozeman, MT 59719
406-388-9399
www.heartofthevalleyshelter.org

Amanda Davidson
Amanda@heartofthevalleyshelter.org

$30 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$30 Renewal Donation

The mission of Heart of the Valley is to compassionately shelter the lost and surrendered pets of Gallatin and Madison valleys, and to enhance the lives of people and companion animals through pet adoption and education.…

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Humane Society of Western Montana

P.O. Box 1059
Missoula, MT 59806
406-549-3934
https://www.myhswm.org/

Lora O’Connor
406-549-3934
director@myhswm.org

$35 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$35 Renewal Donation

Funds from this plate allow us to help 1,300 pets per year and maintain a 98% adoption rate. We also offer programs and services that help people keep their pets in their homes, such as our FREE behavior helpline, low-cost microchipping, and pet food bank.

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Lewis & Clark Humane Society

2112 E Custer Ave
P.O. Box 4455
Helena, MT 59604
406-442-1660
www.mtlchs.org

Kelsee Dalton
406-442-1660
lchsdevelopment@mt.net

$20 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$20 Renewal Donation

This plate benefits homeless and abandoned dogs and cats by helping them find their forever homes.…

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Montana Audubon

P.O. Box 595
Helena, MT 59624
406-443-3949
www.mtaudubon.org
mtaudubon@mtaudubon.org

Norane Freistadt
406-443-3949
norane@mtaudubon.org

$20 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$20 Renewal Donation

This license plate benefits Montana Audubon, a Montana-based nonprofit organization founded in 1976 and serving its members and nine community-based chapters. License plate funds support our work to promote appreciation, knowledge, and conservation of native birds, other wildlife, and their habitats through public policy, science, and education.…

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Montana Council of Trout Unlimited

Montana Trout Unlimited Specialty Plates
P.O. Box 7186
Missoula, MT 59807
877-TROUTMT
877-876-8868
www.montanatu.org

Kate Grant
406-543-0054
kate@montanatu.org

$20 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$20 Renewal Donation

Montana Trout Unlimited’s mission is to conserve, protect, and restore Montana’s world-class coldwater fisheries and their watersheds.…

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Montana Horse Sanctuary

12990 Highway 200
P.O. Box 10
Simms, MT 59477
www.montanahorsesanctuary.org

Jane Heath
406-264-5300

$20 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$20 Renewal Donation

License plate sales help the Sanctuary provide rescue, shelter and rehabilitation to in-crisis Montana horses. Funds are also used to operate the Sanctuary’s ranch and horse facilities.…

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Montana Loon Society

714 Joslyn St
Helena, MT 59601
406-442-3254
https://www.montanaloons.org/

Don Skaar
406-442-3254
tedra@juno.com

$20 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$20 Renewal Donation

Please contact the sponsor for information about the organization and how it uses donations from plate sales.

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Montana Raptor Conservation Center

P.O. Box 4061
Bozeman, MT 59772
https://www.montanaraptor.org

Becky Kean
406-585-1211
mrcc960@aol.com

$25 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$25 Renewal Donation

This plate benefits the rehabilitation of raptors injured due mainly to increased human population. The funds generated from a Raptor Center plate support the rehabilitation and release of injured birds of prey as well as education and conservation of eagles, hawks, owls, falcons, northern harriers, osprey and vultures.…

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Montana Spay/Neuter Task Force

P.O. Box 294
Butte, MT 59703
406-586-1152
www.mtspayneutertaskforce.org

Ellen King-Rodgers
406-599-4136
mtspayneutertaskforce@yahoo.com

$20 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$20 Renewal Donation

Teaching Montana that every community can solve its pet over-population problems with education, sterilization, and local volunteer involvement.…

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Montana Wild Sheep Foundation

P.O. Box 17731
Missoula, MT 59808
406-549-5697
www.montanawsf.org

James Weatherly
406-549-5697
jweatherly@bresnan.net

$30 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$30 Renewal Donation

Plate sales help to enhance and promote the state sheep herd populations and to safeguard against the decline and extinction of the species. Essential projects involving conservation, habitat, management improvement and sheep population and propagation are actively funded by the MWSF.…

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Mule Deer Foundation

2016 Burlington Ave
Billings, MT 59102
1-888-375-DEER
www.muledeer.org

Marshall Johnson
406-850-8785
marshall@muledeer.org

$20 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$20 Renewal Donation

Your donation from this plate supports the Mule Deer Foundation. MDF is dedicated to restore, improve and protect Mule Deer habitat. We promote public education and scientific research and encourage responsible and ethical behavior. We support wildlife management resulting in self-sustaining, healthy and free-ranging huntable deer populations.…

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National Wildlife Federation

240 N Higgins Ste 2
Missoula, MT 59802
https://www.nwf.org/Northern-Rockies-and-Pacific-Region.aspx

Kate Sutherland
406-541-6707
sutherlandj@nwf.org

$20 Donation to Sponsor
$10 Administration Cost
$10 Production Cost
$20 Renewal Donation

The National Wildlife Federation ensures that every $20 donation delivers outdoor opportunities that will enrich the lives of Montana children through activities, education, and a healthy lifestyle.…

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Attorney General's Office & Legal Services Division

The Attorney General’s Office, headed by Attorney General Tim Fox, and the Legal Services Division function as the lawyers for the State of Montana. The attorneys in the Office have expertise in a wide range of legal topics and handle a broad range of legal cases involving the State of Montana and its people.

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Children’s Justice Bureau

The Children’s Justice Bureau is an agency-wide initiative at the Montana Department of Justice dedicated to IMPROVING how we respond to child victims, DEVELOPING state-of-the-art approaches by keeping up with the newest research and, most importantly, HELPING child victims recover and move on with their lives.

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Forensic Science Division & State Crime Lab

The mission of the Montana Forensic Science Division is to use operationally efficient and financially responsible practices as the laboratory provides accurate, objective, and timely forensic analyses to the criminal justice community in order to maximize value to the citizens of Montana.

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Missing Persons Clearinghouse

The Missing Children Act of 1985 established a Montana Missing Persons Clearinghouse within the Department of Justice. In March 2008, the department implemented a searchable online database that, for the first time, is updated in real time and includes any photos provided by law enforcement.

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Office of Victim Services

The goal of the Office of Victim Services is to provide tools and information to help crime victims recover from their experience and provide them with a range of services available. The criminal justice system can be confusing and intimidating for victims. To assist them as they go through the justice system, the Office of Victim Service is available to answer any questions they may have.

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Central Services Division

The Montana Department of Justice’s Central Services Division provides financial and human resources support for the department. We make sure that everything works for the people Working for Justice. If you’re interested in a rewarding career helping protect the rights and safety of all Montanans, we invite you to join our team of over 800 dedicated employees working across the state.

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Justice Information Technology Services Division

Our Justice Information Technology Services Division (JITSD) provides vital Information Technology (IT) infrastructure upon which Montanans and lojitsdcal and state law enforcement agencies rely for timely, accurate information. JITSD manages the IT systems, services, and interfaces to support nearly 800 DOJ employees, 325 statewide county motor vehicle system users, and over 3,000 Criminal Justice Information Network (CJIN) users across the state.

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Division of Criminal Investigation

The Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) at the Montana Department of Justice is involved in many aspects of Montana law enforcement and is integral to the Department dciof Justice’s mission of promoting public safety.

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Montana Highway Patrol

Montana is rich in natural beauty and history. From Glacier Park in the west to Makoshika Park in the east, the men and women of the Montana Highway Patrol are working hard to make your travels safe and enjoyable. The Highway Patrol’s core values are “Service, Integrity and Respect.” These values are reflected in our commitment to public safety through diligent and fair enforcement of our traffic codes.

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Montana Law Enforcement Academy

The Montana Law Enforcement Academy is the premier law enforcement and public safety educational and training institution for state, county, city and tribal officers throughout the state. The Academy offers entry-level programs referred to as Basic Programs and advanced training through an array of Professional Development Programs.

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Public Safety Officer Standards & Training

The Council was formed in 2007 under 2-15-2029, MCA as an independent Quasi-judicial board. And as allowed by statute the Council adopted Administrative Rules in order to implement the provisions of Title 44, chapter 4, part 4, MCA. Per 44-4-403, MCA the Council is required to set employment and training standards for all Public Safety Officers as defined in 44-4-401, MCA and in addition the Council shall provide for the certification or recertification of public safety officers and for the suspension or revocation of certification of public safety officers.

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Gambling Control Division

Through the Gambling Control Division, the Department of Justice regulates all forms of gambling in Montana, except for the Montana Lottery and horse racing. The legislature has charged the division with maintaining a uniform regulatory climate that is fair and free of corrupt influences. The division is also responsible for collecting gambling revenue for state and local governments.

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Motor Vehicle Division

The mission of the Motor Vehicle Division (MVD) is to identify and promote efficient, cost-effective programs that benefit the interests, safety, and well-being of Montana citizens through licensing, registering, and regulating the motoring activities of the public. The MVD continuously strives for excellence in customer service. Streamlining the way we do business has allowed us to improve our efficiency and make our services more convenient for our customers.

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Natural Resource Damage Program

The Natural Resource Damage Program (NRDP) was created in 1990 to prepare the state’s lawsuit against the Atlantic Richfield Co. (ARCO) for injuries to the natural resources in the Upper Clark Fork River Basin (UCFRB). Decades of mining and mineral processing operations in and around Butte and Anaconda released substantial quantities of hazardous substances into the Upper Clark Fork River Basin between Butte and Milltown. These hazardous substances extensively degraded the area’s natural resources.

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Office of Consumer Protection

Enforce consumer laws designed to protect the consumer from unfair or deceptive business practices. Enforce statutes relating to telephone solicitation and telemarketing. Provide information to consumers about their basic rights under consumer laws. Assist consumers by distributing consumer education materials including scam and consumer alerts. Investigate false, misleading, or deceptive trade practices.

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Human Trafficking

The Montana Department of Justice has a continued commitment to victims of human trafficking. In partnership with federal authorities, our agency plays a key role in the investigation, enforcement, and prosecution of crimes related to human trafficking in Montana. This form of modern day slavery does happen here in Big Sky Country.

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Prescription Drug Abuse Awareness Program

Montana’s deadliest drugs aren’t made in secret labs and they don’t always come from dealers on the corner. They’re in our own medicine cabinets. Each year, prescription drug abuse contributes to the deaths of more than 300 Montanans — making prescription drug abuse 15 times more deadly than meth, heroin and cocaine combined. Our kids report the third-highest rate of prescription drug abuse in the country and more than half of them say prescription drugs are easier to get than street drugs.

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Safe in Your Space

When it comes to embracing new technology, kids have rapidly outpaced their parents and teachers. By their early school years, many children are already more comfortable on the Internet than their parents. But just because children are smart enough to know how to navigate the Internet, doesn’t mean they have the experience to make good decisions about some of the possibilities they may face online.

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Montana Sexual or Violent Offender Registry

Created by the Montana Department of Justice in 1989, the Sexual or Violent Offender Registry is a valuable resource for Montanans to protect their families against sexual or violent offenders.

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Montana 24/7 Sobriety Program

Drinking and driving has been a chronic – and deadly — problem on Montana’s roadways for decades. In 2008, Montana was ranked as the deadliest state in the nation when it came to per capita DUI-related traffic fatalities.

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Work for Justice

Everyday at The Montana Department of Justice, our employees are dedicated to ensuring the well-being and rights of the people of our great state. We’re passionate about what we do because it’s more than a job or a career. It’s about who we are as people. If this sounds like you, your unique experiences, knowledge, and values may be just what the Montana Department of Justice is looking for and needs. In return we can offer a culture that promotes fairness and growth opportunities.

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