2014 FLBS Public Events

FLBS has announced the following public events schedule for 2014.

Supporting FLBS Research


Event information may be updated as each event approaches. For questions or to RSVP, contact FLBS Development Coordinator, Tom Bansak, via email(specify public events) or call 406-982-3301 x229.

Thanks for your interest in the FLBS.

Please check back spring 2014 for next summer's public events!

FLBS Summer Seminar Series
Dates: June 15-July 11, 2014, times vary
Where: Flathead Lake Biological Station Directions

Seminar#1: Adventures of a Field Ecologist
Dr. Jack Stanford
Sunday, June 15, 7-8 pm

Seminar#2: Limnology of Flathead Lake
Dr. Bonnie Ellis
Monday, June 16, 12-1 pm

Seminar#3: The Not So Flat, Flathead Lake
Dr. Mark Lorang
Thursday, July 3, 6-7 pm

Seminar#4: Aquatic Invasive Species in Flathead Lake - The Next Great Threat
Tom Bansak
Friday, July 11, 12-1 pm

Open to all- no admission fee.
Flathead Lake Fundraising Cruise and Lake Research Tour
Date: July 14, 2014  2-5 pm
Where: Lakeside, MT
Details: Flathead Lake Boat ToursexternalLink (the Far West) will host an evening cruise to one of the Biological Station's (FLBS) Flathead Lake monitoring sites. Join FLBS researchers for music, appetizers, beverages and an overview of Flathead Lake ecology and the FLBS Research and Monitoring program.
Cost is $75 per person. Proceeds benefit the FLBS Research and Monitoring Program. Reservations are required, since limited space is available on the tour boat.
For more information or to RSVP, email Tom Bansakor call 406-982-3301 x229.

How your contributions help

Flathead Lake Biological Station Open House
Date: August 5, 2014  1-5 pm
Where: Flathead Lake Biological Station Directions
Details: The Flathead Lake Biological Station's (FLBS) annual Open House provides an opportunity for the interested public to learn more about the ecology of Flathead Lake and its watershed, as well as FLBS and its research around the globe. The Open House allows FLBS scientists to showcase the breadth of their activities, as well as show examples of how ecological research at FLBS benefits Flathead Lake and subsequently area visitors and residents.

- Tours of Biological Station facilities
- Boat trips on our 30' research vessel, the Jessie B,
- Exhibits on recent Flathead water quality research
- Presentations by FLBS research scientists
- A visit by Monte, the UM Grizzly mascot
For more information, email Tom Bansakor call 406-982-3301 x229.

Open to all- no admission fee.

Tuesday Toasts at Flathead Lake Brewing all September, 2013