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Montana State Cultural Considerations (11-MT-a)

A developer must consider the project's impact on state cultural and historical resources.

State Cultural Considerations Process

11-MT-a.1 - Have Potential Human Remains Been Discovered?

If the developer discovers human skeletal remains, a burial site, or burial material during construction or other ground-disturbing activity, the developer must proceed under the Montana Human Skeletal Remains and Burial Site Protection Act.

11-MT-a.2 - Human Remains Process

Human Remains Process:

11-MT-a.3 - Have Other Cultural Resources Been Discovered on State Land?

If the developer discovers a "heritage property or paleontological remains" on state property must proceed under the state cultural resource process. (MCA 22-3-421)

11-MT-a.4 - Cultural Resource Discovery Process

Cultural Resource Discovery:

11-MT-a.5 - No Permit Needed; Continue with Project

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State Historic Preservation Officer 406.444.7717 Visit Website