Highlights from the October 4, 2021 Board of Directors Meeting
- Gael Bissell reported making progress on the proposed Conservation Easement (CE) being written for Owen Sowerwine, and is working with Montana Audubon regarding a capital campaign for our contribution to the cost. The Board authorized her to complete a partner contribution statement for the NAWCA grant application being completed by Flathead Land Trust, indicating a $100,000 contribution by Flathead Audubon.
- Cory Davis is coordinating the authorized purchase of some secure cabinets that would be installed at Gateway Center, and would be used to store our sound/projection equipment, banners, etc. Other items authorized to be purchased to fill our current needs include: a laptop, a projection screen, and a few pair of good quality binoculars for use by field trip leaders.
- The list of our committees was reviewed and updated. There are some openings on various committees, so if you would like to help please contact an officer or director.
- Status reports were given about: Birds of Prey results, Education Committee work, Great Fish results, and Field Trips plans and ideas.
FAS Membership Renewal Extended to November 15
If you haven’t renewed your FAS local membership yet, please do so before November 15. This will allow us to send you the December Pileated Post. To renew, head over to our Join/Donate page where you can renew online or download a form and renew by mail.
Thanks to those who have already renewed!
If you have donated $25 or more to Flathead Audubon in the last year, your membership will be renewed automatically for the coming year, with your dues covered by your donation.
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