Montana senator pushes wild & scenic designations for several rivers
BOZEMAN, Mont. — More than a dozen crystalline rivers ribbon out of the mountains in the southwest corner of this state, free-flowing through canyons, valleys and prairies before emptying into the Missouri River and helping to sustain a nation.
“This is the best that Mother Earth has to offer,” said Montana’s senior senator, Jon Tester. “But if we do nothing, they will disappear.