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NEW: We are excited to announce that we have changed our name to the Gallatin River Task Force. For more information on the change, please visit our blog! Below is our new logo! Stay tuned for our new website at www.gallatinrivertaskforce.org.
The Upper Gallatin Needs Your Love!
What: Pebble Counts
When: Friday, August 21st and 28th, 9 AM to 5 PM
Additional days TBD
Where: Meet outside the Big Sky Post office
Why: Help the Gallatin River Task Force assess the sediment load of the Upper Gallatin as part of our long term monitoring program.
What You'll Need: water, sunscreen, lunch/snacks, waders, and a great attitude.
What: Stream Insect Sampling on the Big Sky Golf Course
When: Thursday, August 20th, 9 AM to 12 PM
Where: Meet at the Bunker Lot
Why: The Task Force and partners have planned a restoration project to improve trout habitat in the West Fork Watershed. Help us to collect stream insects, a powerful indicator species, to determine baseline water quality before the project begins.
Bring: water, snacks, water shoes or waders, and a good attitude.
What: Upper Gallatin River Cleanup
When: Monday, August 31st, 2 PM
Where: Meet at the Big Sky Community Park
Why: The Gallatin River is a high traffic, highway-side river. With 114 access sites, the river is in danger of being loved to death. Help us give back by cleaning up the river.
Free beer and barbecue at 6 PM in the Community Park
Be prepared to walk along the stream banks and wade in the river!