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Oil and Water Don't Mix

  August 31, 2017.  Join Headwaters Montana, American Rivers, Montana Trout Unlimited, the Flathead Lakers, National Parks Conservation Association and our guest for an evenning of films and discussion about how to make safer the Burlington Northern Sante Fe Rairroad shipment of highly flammable Bakken crude oil along the Middle Fork Flathead River, Whitefish Lake, and the communities of Columbia Falls and Whitefish.

Special Event to Address Oil Spill Threat to the Middle Fork Flathead

One of America’s Most Endangered Rivers of 2017

Title: Oil and Water Don’t Mix

What: An evening of three short films about Montana rivers and a 4-member panel discussion about the threat of an oil spill in the Middle Fork Flathead River by oil trains.

When: Thursday, September 14, 6-9pm (Social hour starts at 6pm. Films at 7pm)

Where: FVCC, Art and Technology Building, Large Community Room

Cost: Free and open to the general public.  Light snacks and beverages.

Sponsored by: FVCC Environmental Studies Program, Headwaters Montana, American Rivers, Flathead Trout Unlimited, National Parks Conservation Association.

You can find the 2017 Endangered Rivers Report at https://www.americanrivers.org/endangered-rivers/middle-fork-flathead-river-mt/

Contacts:


Kascie Herron, American Rivers, (406) 546-2316


Robin Steinkraus, Flathead Lakers, (406) 883-1346


Dave Hadden, Headwaters Montana, (406) 270-3184


www.AmericanRivers.org/Flathead