Flathead Timber Tour Event


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Event Details

Facility Tour

October 20, 2016 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Kalispell, MT 59901

The Flathead Timber Tour will visit a family forest hazardous fuels reduction project at Spring Brook Ranch, owned by Carol Bibler and Jim Watson. This fuels reduction project is managed in cooperation with the Forest in Focus program of the Department of Natural Resources and Conservation. The project is designed to reduce fire fuels and get logs to the mills. Presentations during the event will include harvest goals, the community forest, information on the Foys-to-Blacktail Trail system, and their conservation easement. The group will observe timber harvest operations and receive information on the Department of Natural Resources and Conservation's Forest in Focus program.

Sponsors:
F. H. Stoltze Land and Lumber Company
Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation
Weyerhaeuser

Timeline:
12:50 Load the buses at the Kalispell Chamber, 15 Depot Park, Kalispell, MT
1:00 Depart the Chamber for Spring Brook Ranch
4:00 Return to the Kalispell Chamber


For More Event Information
Contact the Chamber office
406-758-2803
info@kalispellchamber.com

About Flathead Timber Tour

The Flathead Timber Tour is held annually on the Thursday of Montana Forest Products Week - this year October 20, 2016. The purpose of the tour is to inform the public about the value and importance of natural resources to our economy and quality of life.