The body of missing boater Nathan Bird recovered from Flathead Lake on August 29th at approximately 12:45 pm. The Lake and Flathead County's office boats along with 3 divers and side scan sonar equipment located the victim at around 12:20 pm.

The body was brought to shore and then transported to the Montana State Crime Lab in Missoula to determine the cause of death and injuries.

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office would like to thank all personnel who participated in this search and is especially grateful for the assistance of equipment and personnel provided by the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office.