The Tree Army, made up of staff and volunteers, planted thousands of trees along Michigan’s Rogue River to enhance the resilience of this important coldwater fishery.
Author: Dave DeJonge (Dave DeJonge)
Caddis Shack Guide Service talked to SWMTU about fly fishing the south-central Upper Peninsula.
(NOTE: This article was authored by Jamie Vaughn and first appeared on TU.org. Jamie is Trout Unlimited’s Rogue River Home Rivers Initiative Coordinator. She is based in Michigan.) Trout Unlimited’s Rogue River Tree Army planted 17,067 trees along rivers and streams throughout the Rogue River watershed over the last two years. Its “soldiers” are just getting started. The Tree...
SWMTU helped students and teachers in the Northview school district get better connected to the coldwater resources in West Michigan through experiences with fly tying and fly fishing.
Two road-stream crossings were completed to allow brook trout migration.
If you'd like to know more details about the Chapter's finances and activities, the annual report is loaded with information.
SWMTU is holding an online auction to continue its support of conservation and education programs. You can access the auction at swmtu.org/auction.
We will host our first Schrems TU Conservation Benefit Auction, an online fundraising event October 9-13, 2020.
As a special incentive, everyone who donates to support the 2020 Conservation Benefit Auction, regardless of amount, will participate in a drawing for a Trout Unlimited logo Yeti Tundra 65 cooler held during the “Live Auction."
While the 2020 banquet is canceled, there will be a Conservation Benefit Auction to raise funds for critical conservation programs.