Youngsters Invited to
Fish Day at Condon


July 12, 2001
Seeley Swan Pathfinder
Seeley Lake, Montana


Swan Valley youngsters are invited to participate in the annual Fish Day sponsored by the Swan Ecosystem Center on Tuesday July 17, beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Condon Work Center. Fish Day has been organized to help children ages 7 and up learn about fish and fishing in the Swan Valley. Interested families should contact the Swan Ecosystem Center, 754-3137.

Fish Day activities will include a presentation by Bill Thomas of Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks in Missoula. Thomas will help children learn about fish habitat, species identification, and research techniques. A representative of the Creston Fish Hatchery will share information about fishing techniques, lures, flies and casting methods. The day will conclude with a short fishing trip to a local lake.

Swan Ecosystem Center (SEC) is a non-profit group whose mission includes a learning center that promotes understanding of the land and the relationships between people and the land. SEC's office is located at the Condon Work Center, mile marker 43 along Highway 83 north of the Swan Valley Centre.