Alaskans turned out in force this week at three public forums in Anchorage and the Kenai Peninsula to voice strong opposition to proposed legislation that would weaken the public’s ability to have a say in how our salmon rivers are managed.
Hundreds of people attended the meetings in Soldotna,... [ READ MORE... ]
Bristol Bay in the News
Northern Dynasty CEO remains optimistic about future of Pebble Mine project in Alaska
By Becky Bohrer
Critics have sought to cast Anglo's departure as a sign the project is in trouble but Thiessen brushed any such suggestions aside. He said the... [ READ MORE... ]
TU's Rene Henery (L) with TU California Council chairman-elect John Sikora, at the 2013 Fresno SalmonFest.
By Sam Davidson
Recently, TU's California Science Director, Rene Henery, scribed a strong editorial in the Fresno Bee on our work to restore the San Joaquin River in California's Central... [ READ MORE... ]
Colorado Sen. Mark Udall announced legislation today that would protect Browns Canyon and the ever popular fishery of the Arkansas River by creating a 22,000 acres national monument near Buena Vista.
The announcement has been a long time in coming--Udall has spent the last 18 months meeting with... [ READ MORE... ]
The Industry – AFFTA Steps up as Always
The Seattle Chamber of Commerce is a big deal on the West Coast, representing billions of dollars of tech, coffee, fish, shipping, aero-space, mining, construction and the recreation industry.
So when the Seattle Chambers Alaska division decided to have a... [ READ MORE... ]
Hooked up on Pescadero Creek.
By Tim Frahm
Growing up in the tiny town of Pescadero on California’s central coast, fish became a big part of my life at an early age. My father was an avid angler, especially for steelhead. By the age of ten I was fishing with him on streams from Santa Cruz to... [ READ MORE... ]
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Chris Wood, president and CEO of Trout Unlimited, delivers the annual State of TU presentation to members during September's annual meeting in Madison, Wisc.
Double Your Dollars on Bristol Bay
Trout Unlimited's Alaska Program has a generous donor willing to match donations up to $200,000 by the end of the year!
The fight to protect Bristol Bay is far from over. With your help, we’ve built significant momentum to stop the massive Pebble mine and we now... [ READ MORE... ]
Steven Brutger and Louis Cahill search for Cutthroats and Balance in the Wyoming Range in the most recent issue of This Is Fly Magazine. Please have a look and read why the Wyoming Range should stay as it is.
If you haven't read Louis Cahill and Kent Klewein's blog 'Gink and Gasoline' take some... [ READ MORE... ]
Video of East Canyon Creek Christmas Tree Revetments
Have you ever been fishing in a stream and have come across old Christmas trees on the side of the stream? Ever wondered if someone just dumped them there or if they have a purpose?
Recently, a group of local volunteers put old Christmas trees... [ READ MORE... ]