Board Meeting Summary: April 11, 2023

SWMTU Board Meeting

Summary of Schrems West Michigan Trout Unlimited Board Meeting on Tuesday, April 11, 2023


MUSKEGON RIVER – Several Schrems board members met with the Muskegon River Watershed Assembly in March to discuss future plans for work on the river. These included potential placement sites for temperature loggers and possible structure work in the river.

ROGUE RIVER – As an Earth Day event, the Orvis Company will be heading a Clean Up Day on the Rogue River at Richardson Sowerby Park in downtown Rockford. This will be held on Saturday, April 23, 2023, 7:30 am – 10:00 am. If you would be interested in volunteering for this event please register here.


On Thursday, April 12, 2023 the chapter will be hosting a get-together of fellow chapter members at the North Grove Brewery in Montague starting at 5:00 pm. We will have guest speakers Bryan Burroughs, executive director of Michigan Trout Unlimited as well as local Trout Unlimited staff member Jake Lemon. The cost for each guest is $25.00 and includes a taco dinner. Drinks are on you. If you would be interested, we will see you there.

Salmon in the Classroom

If you would be interested in attending the release of Salmon, raised by various schools in the area and sponsored by Schrems West Michigan Trout Unlimited, see the release dates and times below.

Class from East Kentwood High School
Release at Lemery Park, Wyoming
Wednesday, April 26, 2023 9:00 – 11:30 am

Class from Explorer Elementary
Release at Lemery Park, Wyoming
Tuesday, May 2, 2023 9:30 -11:30 am

Class from West Michigan Academy
Richardson Sowerby Park, Rockford
Thursday, May 4, 2022 9:00 – 12:00 noon

Upcoming Events

Wa Wa Sum weekend – this year’s dates are Thursday, June 22 -Monday, June 26, 2023. We have added a fourth night, Sunday night, for those interested in an extended stay. Get registration info here.

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