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But fast forward 25 years, and the Blackfoot is on the rise due largely in part to the hard work of Montana Trout Unlimited, Blackfoot valley ranchers and landowners, local agencies and the $15 million in funds dedicated to restoring this place that inspired a thousand casts.
On April 26, President Trump ordered Secretary of the Interior, Ryan Zinke to conduct a review of national monuments more than 100,000 acres designated since 1996. The executive order further instructed the Secretary to provide “recommendations for such Presidential actions, legislative proposals, [ READ MORE... ]
111 years ago today, Theodore Roosevelt signed the Antiquities Act into law, cementing the importance of our public lands heritage for decades to come. Since then, millions of acres have been set aside for the benefit of the American people in the form of national monuments.
By David Kyle What is a kokannee?
Sunset at Boswell Landing 2015. Photo: Paul Hosford/U.S. Forest Service By Jen Ripple
A recent collaboration between Trout Unlimited’s Idaho Water Project and Science Program will help ensure that projected impacts of climate change are incorporated into water resource work in Idaho.
The Red River crashes into the Rio Grande deep in the gorge. On the rim 800 feet above, the confluence is hidden. Low pinon and juniper poke up from the flat, sage-covered mesa. To the east, the Sangre De Cristo Mountains loom. Below, the gorge stretches out before you, a long rent in the earth [ READ MORE... ]
Note: this is part of a series of blogs detailing the Antiquities Act and national monuments that matter to hunters and anglers. Come back and visit in the coming days to learn more about your public lands and how national monuments conserve our hunting and fishing heritage.
Henry David Thoreau has always had a mixed reputation here in Maine.  Sure, he may have been a giant of American literature and patron saint of the environmental movement, but he got nervous when his Penobscot Indian guide left him alone at the campsite for 90 minutes, started a forest fire in [ READ MORE... ]
Blog Post BY shauna_sherard ON April 11, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Spotlight on Browns Canyon
What would Theodore Roosevelt do? He’d protect Browns Canyon.   The green drake hatch on Penns Creek. Browns slurping midnight Hex on the Pere Marquette. Salmonflies on Montana’s Madison River. The brown drakes of Silver Creek. These are some of America’s most celebrated moments in fly-fishing, but [ READ MORE... ]