|July 25, 2013
Flathead Lakers annual meeting set for July 30
Flathead Lakers members and friends will gather to reflect on conservation and the state of the lake at their annual meeting on Tuesday, July 30.
Former Glacier National Park Superintendent Chas Cartwright will provide insights from his long career in federal land management in his keynote address.
Flathead Lake Biological Station Director Dr. Jack Stanford will present the annual State of the Lake Report.
The Flathead Lakers will present their annual Stewardship Award to the Nature Conservancy of Canada and the Montana Nature Conservancy for their significant contribution to protecting the North Fork Flathead watershed, headwaters to Flathead Lake, from industrial coal mining and energy development.
The Lakers’ board of directors welcomes the public to come learn more about Flathead waters and what the organization is doing to protect clean water in Flathead Lake and its watershed.
The program begins at 7 p.m. at the Glacier Camp and Conference Center 4.5 miles south of Lakeside. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar will be available from 6:15 until the program begins.
A half hour Walk & Talk Tour beginning at 6 p.m. at the Camp will provide information about lakeshore best management practices to protect and improve water quality.
The Flathead Lakers is a nonprofit organization working for clean water, healthy ecosystems and lasting quality of life in the Flathead Watershed. Contact the Lakers’ office at 883-1346 for more information.