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  • Climate Smart and Health Dept. Are Partnering to Distribute Free Air Filters

    Low-income Flathead Valley residents at risk of serious health problems from wildfire smoke may be eligible to receive portable HEPA air cleaners at no cost.  The Flathead City-County Health Department has partnered with local nonprofits Climate Smart Glacier Country and the Whitefish Community Foundation, as well as the Flathead Electric Cooperative’s

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  • Heat Safety Tips

    According to the National Weather Service, heat is one of the leading weather-related killers in the United States, resulting in hundreds of fatalities each year. Heat can be very taxing on the body and heat related illnesses can occur with even a short period of exposure.  For more information on

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  • Join the Plastic Free Challenge

    Did you know that common wisdom says it takes three weeks to change a habit? If you can stick with a new behavior for 21 days in a row, you’re a lot more likely to keep it up forever. Take action with us this summer to officially ditch the plastics

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  • KGEZ Podcast – Careers in Natural Resources and Conservation

    Interested in a career where you can apply sustainability and conservation practices?   Listen to this podcast to learn about careers in natural resources  and conservation.   https://KGEZ.podbean.com/e/fvcc-honors-program-professor-of-natural-resources-conservation-management-christina-relyea-phd/

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  • Thanks for a Successful “Earth Month”!

    April 22, 2021 was the 51st anniversary of the first Earth Day in 1970.  Over the years, Earth Day has been acknowledged by local governments, community groups, businesses, and schools to demonstrate the significance of a healthy environment.   This year, multiple cities in Flathead County passed Earth Day Proclamations.   We

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