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10 Interesting Montana Facts

Monday, January 7th 2013. | Places

Montana fact is an interesting topic that i will show in this post. Montana is a state of the United States. This state is located in the north. In 2008, the state has a population of 967 440 people and has an area of 381 156 km ². Its capital is Jackson. Here are 10 interesting Montana facts that maybe you don’t know.

Montana Fact 1

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Elk Herd

Montana has the largest migratory elk herd in the country.

Montana Fact 2

The state offers the largest breeding population in the United States of trumpeter swans lower.

Montana Fact 3

In the Rocky Mountain Front Eagle Migration Area west of Great Falls more golden eagles have been seen in one day than anywhere else in the country.

Montana Fact 4

North of Missoula is the largest population of common loons nest in the western United States.

Montana Fact 5

The average square mile of land contains 1.4 elk, 1.4 pronghorn antelope, deer and 3.3.

Montana Fact 6

The frozen Lake Wildlife Management Area contains as many as 300,000 snow geese and 10,000 tundra swans during migration.

Montana Fact 7

At Bowdoin National Wildlife Refuge is likely to see pelicans nesting up to 1700.

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Pronghorn Anthelope

Montana Fact 8

Montana Yogo Sapphire is the only North American gem to be included in the Crown Jewels of England.

Montana Fact 9

In 1888 Helena had more millionaires per capita than any other city in the world.

Montana Fact 10

Montana Fact


This is last fact on these facts about Montana post. 46 of 56 Montana counties are considered “frontier counties” with an average population of 6 or fewer people per square mile. This is last Montana fact.

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