Jonathan Pyatskowit, fisheries biologist for the Wisconsin DNR, and the new trout habitat coordiantor for northeast Wisconsin, will give a presentation on his plans for improving trout water and access in northeast Wisconsin. Sunday, January 18th, 7:00 PM at the Domes Lanes in Marinette.
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For 2015 the Marinette County Chapter of Trout Unlimited donated the following:
1. U.S. Forest Service Fisheries Techician-$2000
2. Antigo DNR 2 person brushing crew- $2000
3. Peshtigo DNR brushing crew- $4000
All our funds are raised from our annual banquet. Thank you for your support!
We are looking for people to tie flies that can be donated to the February 7th state banquet. We will then submit a flybox of our flies to be auctioned off. Flies should be size 12-18. Contact Doug Erdmann at 715-735-7407 for further information.
Our next monthly meeting will be on Sunday, December 14th at 7:00 PM at the Dome Lanes in Marinette.
We will discuss the upcoming 2015 projects.
There will also be a banquet meeting. THe banquet is scheduled for Monday, April 20th at Little River Country Club in Marinette. Details to follow. ... [ READ MORE... ]
The State Council Banquet will be held on Saturday, February 7th at the Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel in Oshosh, WI.
Tickets are available for $35.00. If you buy before December 31st, you will receive free 10 raffle tickets.
Cocktail at 4:30 PM, Dinner at 6:30 PM, and Awards at 7:30 PM... [ READ MORE... ]
In November, the Marinette County Chapter of Trout Unlimited worked with the Wisconsin DNR and Frank’s Logging and Excavating of Peshtigo, WI to remove a 100 foot culvert from a tributary to Smith Creek. The stream had been altered to build ponds for a golf course. The original stream channel was... [ READ MORE... ]
July 8 – Leaders Only Section training
An interactive walk-through of the live Leaders Only Section on www.tu.org where we will walk volunteers through the various tools and resources available to them online. This is a great training for newer leaders and those committee members who will be... [ READ MORE... ]
The Wisconsin DNR hired Jonathan Pyatskowit as the northeast Wisconsin grant coordinator. He will be based in Shawano, WI and he will focus on grant writing, easements and fishing access, and project planning. The restoration work will mimic the successes of the driftless area.