May 26, 2017 – VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – 4th Annual Clean Up Blacktail Stream (CUBS) Day

 

Join Cfwep.Org, community volunteers, and students from Whittier Elementary, West Elementary, and Butte Central to help improve stream habitat for fish as well as the overall appearance of Blacktail Stream for the Butte Community. Businesses and community members are encouraged and needed to join the effort!

UPDATE: WE ARE IN NEED OF 50 VOLUNTEERS FOR THE AFTERNOON PORTION OF OUR DAY

8:30 AM – 2:30 PM (Lunch Provided!)
Two Locations to start From:
-Father Sheehan Park
-The Butte Chamber of Commerce

Volunteers will:

  • Help over 240 kids participate in clean-up efforts
  • Assist with educational games for kids
  • Assist with stream clean-up
  • Engage kids in a trail-wide art project

To Volunteer Please Contact:
Abby Peltomaa
(406)496-4790
apeltomaa@mtech.edu

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August 7-10, 2017 – Summer Fly Fishing Camp


Download the Application Here
Applications Due July 7, 2017

Space is limited!

The week of August 7th – August 10th, 2017, marks the 9th Annual Southwest Montana Fly Fishing Camp, consisting of a four day/three night trip open to kids ages 12-17 from Butte, Anaconda, Deer Lodge, Helena, and the surrounding areas. This camp, organized by CFWEP.org (The Clark Fork Watershed Education Program) and sponsored by a number of local entities and businesses, is aimed at teaching young individuals the sport of fly fishing, science and history of our local waters and fisheries, and the ethics and science of stewardship and conservation, respectively. Participants will learn a comprehensive variety of skills including basic and intermediate fly fishing (equipment, casting, fly selection, knot tying, etc.), basic fly tying, stream and stillwater fishing tactics, fish ecology and identification, insect identification, riparian ecology and function, stream restoration and conservation, fisheries management, stream access issues, and sportsman etiquette and ethics. The camp includes many local and regional expert instructors as well as scientists who talk about the number of waterways in the area which includes the Upper Clark Fork, Rock Creek, and Georgetown Lake.

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The Montana Steward: Answers to Superfund

Download the latest edition of The Montana Steward: Answers to Superfund, a comprehensive guide to Upper Clark Fork Basin Superfund sites and issues, from past to present.

The Montana Steward: Answers to Superfund
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3rd Annual Clean Up Blacktail Stream (CUBS)

Plan to help out on our  3rd annual CUBS day on May 27, 2016.

Volunteers and donations needed!!  Check events schedule for contact details.

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Stormwater Public Art Project

Drains to CreekThis summer, Cfwep.Org will host another stormwater awareness campaign.  Check back for details in Spring 2016.

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