Atlantic salmon art courtesy of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
By John Braico
Over the past 20 years I’ve been fishing for Atlantic salmon in Canada, at times enjoying spectacular angling in a northern wilderness setting.
Only once did I fish the Maritimes, specifically the storied... [ READ MORE... ]
As part of our Climate Change Work Group activites, Jack Williams lead scientist for Trout Unlimited and Bill Lanzoni, Connecticut NLC and Climate Change Work Group member shared thoughts on "The Yankee Fisherman" on October 30, 2014.Listen to the rebroadcast here: http://www.hanradio.com/5762-... [ READ MORE... ]
By Helen Neville
Are you an angler concerned about climate change, looking for some educational outreach tools?
To meet this need, TU’s Science Team recently developed an informational short pamphlet entitled “Climate Change: it’s here and it’s real. What does it mean for our angling future?” The... [ READ MORE... ]
TUNE IN TO WWW.HANRADIO.COM ON OCTOBER 30TH AT 1 PM EASTERN TIME TO HEAR JACK WILLIAMS LIVE ON "THE YANKEE FISHERMAN" iNTERNET RADIO SHOW.
Jack will be discussing our position on Climate Change with Host, John Kovach.If you are not able to tune in at 1PM eastern on 10/30, a full rebroadcast will be... [ READ MORE... ]
Climate Change is one of the National Leadership Council's 12 Work Groups (WG), it is one year old. We meet monthly by conference call and at the TU Annual Meeting. We just met in person at TU's Annual Meeting in Santa Fe. Work Group participation is open to all TU members.
The objective of the... [ READ MORE... ]
If you spent the Fourth of July weekend outdoors anywhere across America, there's a good chance you visited public parks, monuments or public lands that belong to you and all Americans thanks to the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
This fund was created by Congress in 1964 with the purpose of... [ READ MORE... ]
A nice Dolly Varden from a small stream on Prince of Wales Island.
I first visited southeast Alaska in 2004, the guests of a family from my home state of Idaho who had acquired a fishing lodge at the northern tip of Prince of Wales Island.
The lodge was--and still is--known for its salmon and... [ READ MORE... ]
Many sportsmen/women and conservationist seem to have mixed feelings about renewable energy these days. As I travel the country to do my job as renewable energy coordinator for Trout Unlimited I hear many who are concerned about the footprint that renewable energy projects leave especially when on... [ READ MORE... ]
By John Zablocki
The question of whether or not trout can successfully negotiate beaver dams in streams has for years been the subject of intense debate by anglers, fisheries managers and scientists. Rightfully so: whether or not beaver dams present barriers to trout has important implications. ... [ READ MORE... ]
And now a new season begins, the pure November season of the russet earth and withered leaf and bare twigs and hoary withered goldenrods, etc.
Henry David Thoreau. November 10, 1858.
That pure season showed up around November 6 this year. A month earlier, the foliage was a showy distraction to... [ READ MORE... ]