EPA and the Corps of Engineers Takes Step to Improve Fishing
For the past decade, a cloud has hung over 60 percent of the rivers and streams historically covered by the Clean Water Act, one of our country’s bedrock laws for protecting rivers, streams and wetlands. For more than... [ READ MORE... ]
By Chris Wood
That much closer…
Today, the head of the EPA announced that the agency would begin a process that could lead to the prohibition of industrial scale mining in Bristol Bay Alaska. Protecting Bristol Bay has been Trout Unlimited ’s top priority for nearly a decade. Tens of thousands of... [ READ MORE... ]
Pete Wood, one of the great guides from Silver Creek Outfitters, carp fishing madman, and fantatstic intern with TU last summer in Arlington is featured here. Well worth watching...
Reflections of our chapters' past helps us move forward.
What's your story?
Ask any angler about how they were introduced to the great sport of fishing, and you are likely to get a well-developed story full of imagery and passion. We love to talk about how we became anglers, about our favorite... [ READ MORE... ]
Many residents of West Virginia are in their fifth day without water as a result of a chemical spill into the Elk River. Our thoughts go out to the effected communities, and we wish the best to the cleanup crews who are working to contain the spill and restore the water supply. A federal... [ READ MORE... ]
Been working on the MId-Atlantic Council (MD9) web site using the TU template. I would like to invite feedback on the design, content, etc. See it at: http://midatlanticcouncil.tu.org/. This is a work in progress so you may see some incomplete pages.
Video of Female Anglers on the Rise
Great Video interview with Chrissy Penn, Orvis who is a very active TU Member in VT.
While putting together some content for a blog post, I started thinking about proper source citing for the images we use but didn't create ourselves. With all the new users and the new chapter sites joining the TU community, it is important that we pay attention to the proper citation.
Here is a... [ READ MORE... ]
We have several new chapter sites and therefore new site administrators that have launched their new.ut.org site within in the last two weeks. I would like to say welcome and we look forward to discussions about using the new sites.
I have been watching that little graph that shows the highs and lows of activity on one or our chapters' social media sites. It can be both fun and frustrating to watch it ebb and flow like financial indicators. The marketing voice inside me is always asking what makes the best post to get the... [ READ MORE... ]