Dedicated to the men and women of the United Stares armed forces, the Veterans Service Program is an initiative by Trout Unlimited to connect our members with recovering soldiers and disabled veterans through fly fishing and cold water conservation. In partnership with Project Healing Waters and others, TU members are teaching the basics of fly fishing and fly tying, and providing an introduction to our conservation issues, leading to many on stream outings throughout the country. The VSP brings healing, hope and rehabilitation to those who have given so much to protect our freedoms.
Trout Unlimited will host its annual Washington, D.C., dinner this week, and there is still time for folks to register and attend the dinner. The event is held every year to celebrate the service of TU's volunteers through the Veterans Service Partnership, which helps vets recover from the wounds... [ READ MORE... ]
Did you ever notice or wonder why the fin on a fish looks like its been clipped? That's because it might have been clipped. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation clips one fin (usually Adipose) of every stocked Skamanian Steelhead. They do this at the hatchery before they... [ READ MORE... ]
A Fly Fishing Outing is scheduled for May 17th 2014 at Bob Saks’ Pond. Rain date May 18th Time: 10 AM to 3 PM includes donuts and coffee, full picnic lunch and materials and equipment. Open to vets and family members, please pre-register. Instruction will be provided on fly casting, fly tying and... [ READ MORE... ]
One Man Can Make A Difference
One man can make a difference! A year ago I set out to promote conservation through education on a creek right across the street from my "front porch". The creek is a tributary named Four Mile Creek and is set in a nature preserve owned by... [ READ MORE... ]
I had the honor to lead a group of 7 wounded warriors from the Bozeman based Warriors and Quiet Waters Foundation on a day fishing trip to a beautiful tributary of the upper Missouri River. The weather was challenging (it was snowing....), but dressed up in some great Simms fishing gear, we... [ READ MORE... ]
With sincere apologies (and a significant amount of gratitude) to Paul Harvey and Dodge, TU's communications staff recently produced the introductory video to Chris Wood's annual State of TU presentation (stay tuned--the whole speech will be online shortly) to membership at last week's annual... [ READ MORE... ]
2014 TU Southeast Regional Meeting
March 29, 2014
Join fellow anglers and TU volunteer leaders from across the Southeast in Dillard, Georgia on March 29, 2013.
Who should attend? Anyone committed to building effective TU chapters and councils.
What will you learn? Opportunities... [ READ MORE... ]