Norman Maclean Literary Festival Nets Speakers to Discuss ‘Public Lands and Sacred Ground’ June 25-26 in Missoula


Maclean said that in his talk he’s decided to fling caution aside and tell the truth. In part, that means naming the people he thinks are standing in the way of protecting the Blackfoot. He said that, though the resonance of his father’s work and its subsequent film adaptation have strained the waterway, the two forces have also helped spur efforts to improve the health of the river, which at one point was so polluted that the younger Maclean refused to fish there.

Montana Photonics Industry Alliance Hosts The 21st Coherent Laser Radar Conference (CLRC) – 6/26-7/1 – Big Sky, Montana

Big Sky, Montana,+MT/@45.2547344,-111.5462968,10z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x53500e65fd372c35:0x95f8713baa8b2bca!8m2!3d45.2617806!4d-111.3080244, Big Sky, MT

The conference serves as a biannual forum for the exchange of current and future developments within the field of coherent laser radar (lidar) and wind lidar including direct detection wind lidar.

Famed Ethologist and Conservation Icon Dr. Jane Goodall to Speak at the University of Montana – 6/26 at 6PM

University of Montana Oval 32 Campus Dr,, Missoula, MT 59812, MT

Goodall’s talk, “Hope Through Action,” is part of UM’s President’s Lecture Series and co-sponsored by UM’s Maureen and Mike Mansfield Center and the International Wildlife Film Festival. The lecture, which is free and open to the community, will take place at 6 p.m. on the Oval and virtually for those who can’t attend in person.