This is the fourth story in a weeklong series about Class of 2010 graduates who are making a difference in the world.
Bigfork High's Tia Bakker
Bigfork High School graduating senior Tia Bakker, an active member of the school’s Cave Club, would like to continue to focus on cave conservation efforts after high school. She hopes to attend a marine biology program in Scotland. “I may not be able to save every cave, but I want to spread the word and do my part,” Bakker said. “I want to make a difference.”
Posted: Wednesday, June 2, 2010 2:00 am
Show Tia Bakker a dark, damp hole in the ground and chances are
she will crawl right in.
For the last three years, the Bigfork High School senior has
made exploring caves her pastime and her passion. Bakker, 18, is a
dedicated member of the school’s Cave Club and is committed to
exploring and preserving these natural resources.
Wednesday, June 2, 2010 2:00 am.