October Monthly Meeting Minutes Complete

BHWC’s October 2017 monthly meeting included an update from the Pedro Marques, BHWC’s Restoration Programs Manager, on the status of several projects on the Mount Haggin Wildlife Management Area. We also heard from Jeff Copeland with Watershed Consulting, who talked about invasive weeds management on Mount Haggin. Presentations included information on Mount Haggin’s history and resulting impairments, restoration techniques, results of early project phases, and current and proposed projects. Our meeting minutes provide a summary of the information presented and the discussion that followed. Download a PDF version of the meeting minutes. (more…)

State Employee Charitable Giving Campaign Now Open: Select Your Charity Today

Each fall, Montana’s State Employee Charitable Giving Campaign (SECGC) allows State employees to choose from over 400 nonprofit organizations to which to designate charitable donations for the following year. This is a great way for State employees to support the nonprofit organizations of their choice. In 2017, we hope you’ll choose BHWC, SECGC #5597. Read on to learn why BHWC is the best choice, and visit http://secgc.mt.gov to make a donation to the Charitable organization of your chOice.

#GivingTuesday 11/28: A Global Day of Giving

#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. This year, #GivingTuesday is November 28th. Please consider making your contribution to BHWC. Learn more about #GivingTuesday at https://www.givingtuesday.org/.



Bear Aware Event Oct. 18th at the Divide Grange

BHWC and the Southwest Montana Bear Education Working Group will be co-hosting a Bear Safety Awareness training at the Divide Grange prior to BHWC’s October monthly meeting. The event will start at 5PM and will include opportunities to learn about bears, practice with inert bear spray, free bear-resistance garbage cans from BHWC, and a chance to win a new can of bear spray. Please join us!  (more…)