Tag Archives: NFLA

2018 September/October/November National Wildland Fire Outlook

By | September 7, 2018

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 »

Project documents history of the North Fork

By | September 3, 2018

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 »

2018 North Fork Firewise Day Presentation

By | August 2, 2018

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 »

Crazy Hat Dance a great success!

By | July 28, 2018

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 »

NFLA Members Are Encouraged To Pay Their Dues

By | July 17, 2018

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 »

NFLA Business Meeting – Tonight!

By | June 10, 2018

The first NFLA Business Meeting of the summer will take place this evening, Sunday June 10th. At 7pm there is a presentation “Grizzlies in YOUR Backyard” by Tim Manley & “Wildlife in the North Fork” by Tim Thier, from MT Fish, Wildlife & Parks. General meeting 8pm. Bring a snack to share, and meet your neighbors!… Read More »

June 2018 National Wildland Fire Outlook

By | June 7, 2018

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 »

Firewise Date is Wednesday, July 18th

By | June 7, 2018

The NFLA Spring Newsletter has multiple places where the Firewise date is incorrect. The date for Firewise Day is Wednesday, July 18th. The good news is that it is correct on the calendar. So… just ignore any other mention of the date other than the 18th. The folks who put together the newsletter and calendar… Read More »