Programs & Events

Every year FRIENDS of Great Salt Lake hosts several programs to raise funds and awareness for our work.

Please check back soon for the latest updates on our upcoming events.

The Alfred Lambourne Arts Program

Alfred Lambourne Prize Submissions for the 6th annual Alfred Lamborne Prize Open March 1-May 15, 2019 Click here to submit your work.  FRIENDS celebrates the relationship between local artists and one of Utah’s most precious natural resources, Great Salt Lake. Through artistic expressions, we enhance our capacity to build awareness…

Doyle W. Stephens Scholarship

FRIENDS of Great Salt Lake established the Doyle W. Stephens scholarship to celebrate Stephens' remarkable scientific contributions toward understanding the Great Salt Lake Ecosystem. This scholarship provides support to undergraduate or graduate students engaged in new or on-going research that focuses on Great Salt Lake and its ecosystem. For 2019,…

Great Salt Lake Bibliography

A B C D-E-F-G H-I J K L M-N-O P-Q R S T-U V W-X-Y-Z A Adler, RW. 1999. Toward Comprehensive Watershed-Based Restoration and Protection for Great Salt Lake, University of Utah College of Law, Utah Law Review Vol. 1999 Number 1, 99-204 p. Arnow, T. 1980. Water budget and…

Friend Of The Lake Award

FRIENDS is proud to present the 2018 Friend of the Lake award to Steven E. Clyde  Steven E. Clyde, ClydeSnow, is recognized with this award for initiating a timely and important conversation about how we can bring water to Great Salt Lake. In a room filled with attorneys and water-purveyors…

The 1st Annual Alfred Lambourne Prize

  And The Winner Is...    Dr. Marden Pond   On September 19, 2014, FRIENDS of Great Salt Lake awarded the First Annual Alfred Lambourne Prize to Dr. Marden Pond, Sound Artist, for his musical composition entitled "Sanctuary." Marden Pond describes his work as, "This three-segment composition emphasizes intriguing apsects…
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Why We Care

  • "This was by far the most exciting and effective wave excursion I ever made this side of the Rocky Mountains; and when at its close I was heaved ashore among the sunny grasses and flowers, I found myself a new creature indeed, and went bounding along the beach with blood all aglow, reinforced by the best salts of the mountains, and ready for any race."

    - John Muir describing a swim in Great Salt Lake