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Water Quality Advisory Council Recruitment Letter

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Announcement – Water Quality Advisory Council Members Needed

January 10, 2018

The Missoula City-County Board of Health and the Missoula Valley Water Quality District Board of Directors are seeking to fill several vacancies on the Water Quality Advisory Council. 

The Water Quality Advisory Council is a group of 20 scientists, technical specialists, citizens, and water users which advise the Board and Department on water quality throughout Missoula County. The volunteer positions are for a two-year term.  The group meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m., in Missoula, at the Health Department, second floor conference room, 301 W. Alder. 

 The Department is particularly interested in applicants who have a background in water quality, wastewater treatment, chemistry, hydrogeology, microbiology, toxicology, aquatic ecology, soil science, and other related fields, who represent water users or who are particularly interested in ground water and surface water quality in Missoula County.

During the past several years the Council has addressed, storm water management, channel migration zone studies, cleanup of the Milltown and Clark Fork Superfund sites, former Stimson and Smurfit-Stone mills, sewers and septic systems, riparian area protection, local and state water regulations. 

Persons interested in applying may send a letter of application stating their interest and background to:

Missoula City-County Board of Health/ Water Quality District Board

Attn:  Ross Miller
301 W. Alder
Missoula MT 59802

Applications can also be sent electronically to pnielsen@missoulacounty.us

Applications should be submitted by 5:00 p.m. January 31, 2018.