2017 Pie and Ice Cream Social and Square Dance

Pie and Ice Cream Social and Square Dance 2017

The Pie and Ice Cream Social and Square Dance of 2017 was well attended and everyone had a good time. Thank you Linda Pittman and Debo Powers for hosting this wonderful, annual event. Check out these photos from Patti Hart.

July-August-September Wildfire Outlook

In Northwest Montana we are still forecasted for a “normal” season, but with normal fire season in August, it should be busy. As Lynn probably mentioned at the NFLA Meeting Saturday, things are drying out quickly.  I was amazed at how dry the fine fuels around our cabins have gotten in just the past week without watering.  This reminds me… Read more →

Summer North Fork Interlocal Agreement Meeting coming up July 19

The Summer 2017 North Fork Interlocal Agreement Meeting is at 1:00pm, on Wednesday, July 19 at Sondreson Hall. This year’s sponsor is the North Fork Preservation Association. Interlocal meetings are held twice each year, winter and summer. These semi-annual get-togethers are intended to encourage open discussion between North Fork landowners and neighbors and local, state and federal agencies. In other… Read more →

Tim Manley presentation by Bill Fordyce

Tim Manley’s Talk about Bears

FWP Bear Specialist Tim Manley’s presentation before the July NFLA Business Meeting was both well attended and well received. One slide in the presentation provided the following information: Grizzly bears in the Northern Continental Divide Ecosystem (NCDE) currently listed as threatened: 2004 population estimate: 765 grizzly bears (Kendall USGS) 2004-2015 population trend: 2.3% annual growth (Costello MDFWP) Current estimated population:… Read more →