The stream bank reinforcement was done years ago by a local chapter of Trout Unlimited
. Many of those deep channels and sweet-water riffles that the kayakers glide over are the result of many volunteers getting muddy on their precious weekends.
There will also be fly-tying demonstrations by Trout Unlimited
The next time Trout Unlimited
does a photo contest, I bet most of the photos will come from fishermen who pull their cell phones out of their waterproof case, out of their vest, photograph that trout, release the trout, send you the picture.
A recent report by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and Montana Trout Unlimited
(MTU) found that global warming is shrinking cold-water fish habitat, threatening the trout and other fish that depend upon it.
State fishery agencies often are involved in proposals, along with local conservation groups such as Trout Unlimited
, Walleyes Forever, and The Nature Conservancy; watershed councils; cities and towns; federal agencies like the Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration; power companies; corporations; Native American tribes; homeowner associations; youth groups such as the Boy Scouts; regional schools; and more.
Roanoke Cement Company released 350 rainbow trout into a manmade quarry pond on their site late last Friday as part of a new relationship with Trout Unlimited
, a national organization dedicated to conserve, protect and restore North America's trout and salmon fisheries and their watersheds.
Fly Fishing, Inc., initiated and conducted by members of the Federation of Fly Fishers and Trout Unlimited
, serves military personnel who have been wounded, injured, or disabled.
The Penobscot Indian Nation joined American Rivers, the Atlantic Salmon Federation, Maine Audubon, Natural Resources Council of Maine, The Nature Conservancy, and Trout Unlimited
to form the Penobscot River Restoration Trust, a non-profit organization dedicated to implementing the project.
I was pleased to read that Trout Unlimited
recognizes that purchasing water rights in Wasson Creek is not the long-term solution for resource use conflicts ("Gone Fishin'," October).
Through grants, gifts from parents and school groups, local wildlife or state departments of environmental protection and Trout Unlimited
organizations, the $1000 set up is usually covered.
The Renewable Resources Coalition (RRC) and Trout Unlimited
jointly announced the results of an independent professional review that they say confirms that the proposed Pebble Mine in the Bristol Bay Region of southwest Alaska "threatens wild salmon spawning and rearing habitat as well as surface and groundwater quality."
After an Earthworks staffer tipped off a counterpart at Trout Unlimited
, the sportsmen's group emailed its roughly 100,000 members (two-thirds of whom are Republican) and contacted regional editorial boards to spotlight the fight.