By Chris Wood
Last night, members of Congress came up with a bipartisan agreement to include significant land protections within a defense authorization bill that will likely come up for a vote in the House of Representatives this week, and the Senate next week.
It's been five years since we have... [ READ MORE... ]
It is so familiar to hear how climate change/urbanization/energy development/pick your issue are degrading fish habitat and leading to species decline. We should celebrate when the obverse is true.
There is a great essay in this month's American Fisheries Society journal, Fisheries, and an... [ READ MORE... ]
Alaska’s Tongass National Forest is back in the news again, this time in a Los Angeles Times article about a new economic study focusing on logging, salmon, tourism and how the Forest Service is spending your tax dollars in the country’s largest and wildest national forest.
The article quotes... [ READ MORE... ]
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
Pennsylvania’s... [ READ MORE... ]
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 .
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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!