chris_wood's posts

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Blog Post BY chris_wood ON December 23, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Making the world a better place
This holiday season, consider the many reasons to support TU. We make fishing better. We make streams more resilient to the effects of a changing climate. We bring families together. We help veterans to heal. As Nate Blue points out, we also help connect parents to their kids.
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Blog Post BY chris_wood ON December 23, 2017 - 1 COMMENTS
Looking back at 2017
There are those who talk about conservation, and those that do conservation. Let’s do even more in 2018.
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Blog Post BY chris_wood ON December 8, 2017 - 3 COMMENTS
Making America Great
Less care for the lands and waters that sustain us will not make us great.
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Blog Post BY chris_wood ON November 22, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Giving thanks
Seven years ago, I asked Marcia Woolman, the first woman to win the Ray Mortenson Award, the highest honor Trout Unlimited gives to a volunteer, what was most important for volunteers. Her response? “Chris, just say thank you.”
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We all want to make fishing better. But more than that, we want to pass on to our kids a healthier land and water legacy than the one we inherited.
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Blog Post BY chris_wood ON September 26, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Helping one another to help the fish
Wild fish advocates are winning in court but losing in the river. Warming air temperatures and drought have turned the slack-water reservoirs behind the dams into lethally-warm bathtubs.
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Blog Post BY chris_wood ON September 5, 2017 - 2 COMMENTS
Walking the Talk
As a corporation, Orvis walks the sustainability talk, but it is on the ground where their presence is most felt...
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"And because of his leadership, the agency has fundamentally changed..."
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Here's a little good news for your weekend.
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Blog Post BY chris_wood ON August 7, 2017 - 5 COMMENTS
Of Sons and Walleye
“Dad, look!” I followed Wylie’s arm and saw a big bald eagle perched in a tree.
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