Vernon Pettey, NFLA webmaster, has posted some wonderful new photos on the front page of the NFLA website. Check them out here.
NFLA Website Administrator Change Recently I learned that NFLA Website Administrator, Patti Craig-Hart, planned to step down, my first thought was, “Wow, she has completed so much work with the site and her effort has truly b…
Here is a message from Allen Chrisman, co-chair of the North Fork Landowners Association Fire Mitigation Committee. Here is the October 1 Wildland Fire Potential Outlook: https://www.nifc.gov/nicc/predictive/outlooks/monthly_seasonal_outlook.pdf Not much of a surprise here. As I was discussing with Lynn Ogle last week, we haven’t had a “season-ending” event, but the door is slowly closing on… Read More »
Allen Chrisman, co-chair of the NFLA’s Fire Mitigation Committee, has posted a report on the NFLA website that begins… There is good news in the September/October/November National Wildland Fire Outlook that resonates with what we have seen in the North Fork. They accurately captured the season-slowing event we had on August 27 where we had… Read More »
The Daily Inter Lake has an article that says… The North Fork Landowners Association is working to amass, catalog and publish a vast trove of documents, photos and old news clippings that lend insight into the cultural heritage of the area. The group is also conducting and archiving oral history interviews. Read the full article here.… Read More »
The North Fork Landowners Association Fire Mitigation Committee sponsored its annual Firewise Day workshop on July 18, 2018, preceding the Summer Interlocal meeting. About 45 people attended the program. For more information and excellent recommendations on how to prepare for a wildland fire, tap here to read a summary co-authored by Molly Shepherd and Allen Chrisman. The… Read More »
The crazy hats pleased the rain gods so much that the North Fork got a much-needed rain storm during the festivities at the Community Hall on Friday night. The Crazy Hat Contest was proceeded by a pie auction fundraiser for NFLA. Following the contest, dancers created hilarious formations during the square dances called by Debo.… Read More »
Here’s a message from NFLA Secretary Dawn Olson Jacobson… Reminder that August meeting August 12 is elections for the NFLA in order to vote you need to be an active paid member $15.00 this money is used to pay for hall expenses and other things for the property. Please join the NFLA to help with our… Read More »
Co-chairs of the NFLA Fire Mitigation Committee Molly Shepherd and Allen Chrisman have issued a Fire Mitigation Committee report. Check it out on the NFLA website. It includes an agenda for the 2018 North Fork Firewise Day, so check it out.
Here is a note from Allen Chrisman, NFLA’s co-chair for the Fire Mitigation Committee… Here is the link to the June National Wildland Fire Outlook: https://www.nifc.gov/nicc/predictive/outlooks/monthly_seasonal_outlook.pdf There is essentially no change from the May Outlook for Northwest Montana. I do see some indication that we might not have an extended season into October which would be… Read More »