About FLBS

Established in 1899, Flathead Lake Biological Station (FLBS) is internationally renowned as a freshwater mecca for ecology and limnology researchers and students.

FLBS programs are heavily reliant on private funding. FLBS is constantly seeking ways to develop and increase research and educational capabilities to continue to help solve local to global environmental issues.

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The FLBS Sensor Network is entirely supported by private donations and contributions from concerned citizens. To maintain uninterrupted weather information for recreation and business purposes, please consider a small donation to keep it free and available.

Secure Online Donation Form

Gifts made to FLBS through the UM Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, are tax deductible within the limits of the Internal Revenue Code.


Mail Contributions

Alternatively, if you are not comfortable using this website for contributions, we do accept personal checks.

Checks may be made payable to the UM Foundation with a memo noting 'FLBS Sensor Network'. They may be mailed to the following address:

32125 Bio Station Lane
Polson, MT 59860-6815

If you have any questions, contact us.