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.
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 »
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 »
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 »
Folks got together for the annual cleanup last Saturday. Check out the North Fork Landowners Association post here for more information and some wonderful photos. If you don’t already know about NFLA, check it out here. The NFLA offers all North Fork landowners an opportunity to participate in the betterment of our community. And don’t… Read More »
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED- Join us on Sat. May 12th at 10 AM at Sondreson Hall for the annual hall cleanup. Please bring cleaning supplies and outdoor tools and help ready your hall for our summer activities. A light lunch will be served. Questions can be directed to Rachel Peura @ email@example.com. Wondering who the NFLA is?… Read More »
NFLA Fire Mitigation Committee co-chair Allen Chrisman has put together a fire season outlook for the early summer. Read all about it on the NFLA website.
By now, if you have paid up your NFLA dues, you should have received a copy of the 2018 Spring Newsletter and Calendar in the mail. The newsletter is the main result of work by Carol Groebe and Chris Heitz, plus articles by Lynn Ogle, Allen Chrisman, Lois Walker and Mark Heaphy. Besides social activities,… Read More »
Allen Chrisman, co-chair of the NFLA’s Fire Mitigation Committee, says… 2017 was a record year for Wildland Fire in Montana with some 1.4 million acres burned. Fortunately, the North Fork escaped large fires. However, with our long history of large fires in 1988, 2001 and 2003, it is only a matter of time before we see… Read More »
Chris Heitz, Treasurer of the North Fork Landowners Association, has sent out a note reminding folks that the NFLA dues are due before April 1st if you want to receive the Spring Newsletter by mail. Read all about what you’ll get if you sign up early. The NFLA was founded “to promote the general welfare… Read More »