by Jack Atcheson Sr. (PLWA past Director and President) Montana Standard
“State land is public land, once sold, public state land access is gone forever. Don’t sell it.
Attorney Jim Goetz was hired to sue DNRC for access on public state land, and maybe hinder the selling of all 5.2 million acres. We won access, but selling of public state land is in the air again.
Republican Gov. Mark Racicot believed retaining public state land was more profitable.