Lahontan cutthroat trout By John Zablocki It is said that a picture is worth a thousand words. But we think they are worth much more than that. Photography may be our most powerful tool for cataloging and celebrating the incredible diversity of North America’s trout and salmon. That’s why we are [ READ MORE... ]
Posted in Stream Ambassadors, Conservation, The Front Porch, Trout Magazine, Chapter Sites Users Group
Statement in Tribute to Billy Frank, Jr. Trout Unlimited was saddened to learn of the unexpected passing of Billy Frank, Jr. Mr. Frank, up until the very end, was a tireless advocate for tribal treaty rights and for Pacific Northwest salmon. A member of the Nisqually Indian Tribe in south [ READ MORE... ]
By Heidi Oberstadt Hello, everyone! My name is Heidi, and I’m TU’s new Women’s Membership Coordinator. I have some great projects in the works, and I’d like to share them with you. We’ve started a series of events titled, “Women in TU." We're hosting meetings adjacent to our existing TU regional [ READ MORE... ]
Posted in Stream Ambassadors, Conservation, Fly Tying, Potomac River Wild Fish Challenge, The Front Porch, Trout Magazine, Little Cacapon River, Site Bugs, Chapter Sites Users Group, Campaign for America's Salmon and Trout
Skipping stones EPA and the Corps of Engineers Takes Step to Improve Fishing For the past decade, a cloud has hung over 60 percent of the rivers and streams historically covered by the Clean Water Act, one of our country’s bedrock laws for protecting rivers, streams and wetlands. For more than [ READ MORE... ]
Posted in Stream Ambassadors, Conservation, Potomac River Wild Fish Challenge, Trout Magazine, Chapter Sites Users Group
By Chris Wood That much closer… Today, the head of the EPA announced that the agency would begin a process that could lead to the prohibition of industrial scale mining in Bristol Bay Alaska. Protecting Bristol Bay has been Trout Unlimited ’s top priority for nearly a decade. Tens of thousands of [ READ MORE... ]
Reflections of our chapters' past helps us move forward. What's your story? Ask any angler about how they were introduced to the great sport of fishing, and you are likely to get a well-developed story full of imagery and passion. We love to talk about how we became anglers, about our favorite [ READ MORE... ]
Posted in Stream Ambassadors, Conservation, Potomac River Wild Fish Challenge, Little Cacapon River, Site Bugs, Chapter Sites Users Group
Many residents of West Virginia are in their fifth day without water as a result of a chemical spill into the Elk River. Our thoughts go out to the effected communities, and we wish the best to the cleanup crews who are working to contain the spill and restore the water supply. A federal [ READ MORE... ]
Posted in Chapter Sites Users Group
Been working on the MId-Atlantic Council (MD9) web site using the TU template. I would like to invite feedback on the design, content, etc. See it at: http://midatlanticcouncil.tu.org/. This is a work in progress so you may see some incomplete pages.
Posted in New Hampshire - 9NH, New England Women in TU, TU Women's Discussion, Chapter Sites Users Group
Video of Female Anglers on the Rise Great Video interview with Chrissy Penn, Orvis who is a very active TU Member in VT.
While putting together some content for a blog post, I started thinking about proper source citing for the images we use but didn't create ourselves. With all the new users and the new chapter sites joining the TU community, it is important that we pay attention to the proper citation. Here is a [ READ MORE... ]