LeRoy Kountz unloads a calf from his boat April 14. The Milk
River runs through Kountz’s property and has flooded all ways in.
Flooding impacted towns across Montana in 2011.
The Musselshell River floods the town of Roundup in this
view on May 26. Flooding hit towns and counties across the state
heavy spring rains coupled with the melting of an unusually
mountain snowpack swamped low-lying areas. Federal emergency
officials approved more than $29 million in public and
assistance and loans. Some 48 counties and five Indian