News & Announcements

Lakers seeks amendment to Water Rights Protection Act

With support from Confederated Salish Kootenai Tribes, the Flathead Lakers submitted a letter to state leaders requesting an amendment to the draft of the Montana Water … Read More »

You are invited to a virtual Science on Tap-Flathead event on June 1st

Virtual Science on Tap-Flathead event on June 1st at 6:30 pm on Zoom.  Our SOT co-host Shawn Devlin will present his Antarctica research. Let’s escape for a while to the only COVID-free continent, and learn about the ecology of moats around freshwater lakes in Antarctica… online together. … Read More »

Summer is coming – calling all citizen scientists!

Our citizen science volunteers will be out on the water again this summer measuring water clarity and studying periphyton (slime on rocks) around Flathead Lake. Become a volunteer!  … Read More »

Flathead River Conservation Project

Flathead River Conservation Project Completed!

Thanks to the generous support from so many of our members last year, we raised the funding needed to protect 155 acres along the Flathead River, … Read More »

Flathead Lake Mussel Walk Challenge

You can help us monitor for invasive mussels while social distancing! Please participate in the Flathead Lake Mussel Walk Challenge this April and May. Help us continue our community effort to monitor our watershed for aquatic invasive species. … Read More »

Submit your Flathead Lake Mussel Walk results here.

Submit your Flathead Lake Mussel Walk results here! Early detection of invasive mussels is key to preventing an infestation. Thank you for joining the effort to keep a watchful eye on Flathead Lake and watershed. … Read More »

Update: State board endorses Somers Beach project

Thank you so much for taking the time to write in support of the project! The Board was impressed with the number of positive comments in support … Read More »

Becoming Watershed Citizens field trips canceled.

With sadness, the Flathead Lakers’ Becoming Watershed Citizens field trips to the Flathead Lake Biological Station are canceled this year. If kids are able to go … Read More »

We need your support for the Somers Beach State Park project on the North Shore by April 1st!

Please join us in supporting a new public access site and state park on the North Shore of Flathead Lake – letters of support are needed … Read More »

Science on Tap and other outreach events on hiatus.

Due to the spread of the coronavirus, we wanted to update our Flathead Lakers membership and community on some changes to our events this spring. Out … Read More »

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