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Blog Post BY shauna_sherard ON September 6, 2016 - 0 COMMENTS
This Land is Your Land
Over the next 30 days, TU will be feeding you a heavy dose of public lands. From the Golden Trout wilderness in California to the Green mountains of Vermont, public lands are hugely important to wild and native fish. In most western states, public lands comprise more than 70 percent of the [ READ MORE... ]
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Blog Post BY shauna_sherard ON September 6, 2016 - 0 COMMENTS
Public lands were no accident
The effort to rob Americans of our public land birthright is well-funded and the threat is real. In the last two years, there have been dozens of bills in state legislatures and numerous attempts in congress to sell, transfer or otherwise degrade the places where the vast majority of us hunt and [ READ MORE... ]
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Trout Unlimited President/CEO Chris Wood talks about public lands.
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Blog Post BY shauna_sherard ON September 5, 2016 - 0 COMMENTS
Vamos al rio
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Blog Post BY shauna_sherard ON September 4, 2016 - 0 COMMENTS
Going Home to Public Lands
A couple weeks ago, my son and I decided on a last-minute camping outing and picked a popular area of high-country lakes in the Indian Peaks Wilderness, a short 30-minute drive above Boulder. He’s going to China soon to teach for a year, and this was a chance to get away, catch our breath and [ READ MORE... ]
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Blog Post BY shauna_sherard ON September 4, 2016 - 0 COMMENTS
TRANSFER IS SALE
Anti-public land special interests like to say they only want to “transfer” America’s public lands to states, making the speculative claim that states would do a better job managing these lands. Don’t be fooled: TRANSFER = SALE.
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TU members should support the State of Montana’s cautious approach to re-opening a significant portion of the Yellowstone River and its tributaries to recreation.
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As the outbreak of disease hit the Yellowstone and the press over the last two weeks, a common expression has been a demand to “do something about water.” The truth is, much is being done to address water shortages and their effects on the Yellowstone River and its tributaries, yet the most [ READ MORE... ]
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From Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks: FWP opens two stretches of the Yellowstone River Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks opened two sections of the Yellowstone River Thursday, due to the improvement of environmental conditions that led FWP to close the river and all of its associated tributaries on [ READ MORE... ]
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Blog Post BY shauna_sherard ON August 27, 2016 - 0 COMMENTS
My Ranch
She first came west in a 1914 Cadillac. She was an eight year-old girl with two little sisters crammed into an open car, the hot, oppressive flatland wind in their hair. Their father changed a tire every few hundred miles, stewing in prairie heat. The mountain air must have been sweet relief and it [ READ MORE... ]