Grand Prize Winner
American writer and fly-fisher, Dave Karczynski, is fighting a really nice trout on the Bobr River in Lower Silesia, Poland (above). Sadly, after a short fight, the fish was gone. We called this trout ‘Stanislaw.’ © Arek Kubale
Best fish category
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Check out this time-lapse photography of James Prosek, a great friend of Trout Unlimited, and his awesome panoramic mural "What once was is no more: Passing like a thought, flight into memory"
On display at the Smithsonian. The mural... [ READ MORE... ]
Trout Unlimited's National Leadership Council created a climate change working group among volunteer leaders to help shape TU's approach to a changing climate--a huge step for TU's volunteers who are digesting the science of climate change and shaping TU's policy on this complex and often... [ READ MORE... ]
Re-read Wendell Berry's Solving for Pattern. Still so true: http://bit.ly/1DC01Lz .
Some common sense from Senator Martin Heinrich about keeping public lands in public hands: http://1.usa.gov/1v4HW46 .
Posted in Stream Ambassadors, Conservation, Hammonasset - 446, Connecticut - 9CT, The Front Porch, Trout Magazine, Climate Change, Chapter Sites Users Group, TU Endorsed Businesses, Outdoor Communicators, National Leadership Council - NLC
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... ]
Sportsmen call for Clean Water. 94-185 of the signers are TU chapters and councils. http://bit.ly/1tJhXEK . Hoo Rah!
(Photo by Chris Miller)
by Ted Williams
Fly, Rod & Reel, Autumn 2014
If you thought the proposed Pebble Mine in the Bristol Bay area was the most rash and reckless development scheme ever to threaten Alaska’s fish and wildlife, you’d have been wrong. Five enormous hard-rock mines are proposed... [ READ MORE... ]
This week’s news that the U.S. Forest Service has issued a contract for a large old-growth timber sale on Prince of Wales Island in Alaska’s Tongass National Forest is disappointing to a wide range of Americans, including sport and commercial fishermen, hunters, tourism operators and visitors to... [ READ MORE... ]
This is the third and final installment in a series of posts detailing the connection between the failed tailings dam at the Mount Polley Mine in British Columbia and the proposed Pebble Mine in Bristol Bay and the planned transboundary mines in western B.C. You can read the first installment here... [ READ MORE... ]