2016 Fall Fundraiser

The 2016 Fall Fundraiser will be held on Thursday, October 27th at The Garden Place at This is The Place Heritage Park from 6:00 to 9:00 PM

Purchase advance tickets here.

Our 2016 Sponsors 

The Nature Conservancy in Utah

Epic Brewery

Dented Brick Distillery

Stephen G. & Susan E. Denkers Family Foundation 

 

 

Presentation by Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge Manager, Bob Barrett

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Bob Barrett has worked for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over 29 years. He moved from the regional office in Denver to Utah to accept the Project Leader position at Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge. Since June 2007, Bob has worked on several key projects for the refuge such as the Bear River Watershed Conservation Area, developing effective environmental education program for 4th grader and pre-school students, outreach programs for the community and supporting public use programs. He enjoys spending time with his family, camping, bird-watching, photography, hunting and fishing.

 

 

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Why We Care

  • We suggest that Great Salt Lake is a phenomenal asset to the state of Utah. Its mineral resources have been appreciated for almost 150 years. Brine shrimp are now appreciated because they are economically valuable. To only a very limited extent is the lake appreciated for tourism, for culture, for earth systems history and for education. 

    Scientific Review Committee, Comments to the Great Salt Lake Management Planning Team, 1999

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