Trout Unlimited is victorious in lawsuit to reinstate proposed protections for headwaters of Bristol Bay

Court vacates the 2019 decision to withdraw the Bristol Bay 404(c) Proposed Determination   ANCHORAGE, Alaska—Today, the U.S. District Court for the District of Alaska vacated the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) 2019 decision to withdraw the Bristol Bay 404(c) Proposed Determination, reinstating important proposed protections for the headwaters of Bristol Bay. These proposed protections would limit the amount of mine waste that could be released… Continue reading Trout Unlimited is victorious in lawsuit to reinstate proposed protections for headwaters of Bristol Bay

EPA announces reinstatement of Clean Water Act protections for Bristol Bay, Alaska watershed

Following Ninth Circuit ruling in favor of Trout Unlimited, EPA moves to vacate unlawful 2019 decision to withdraw the Proposed Determination for Bristol Bay and reinstate longstanding proposed protections. ANCHORAGE, Alaska—Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that it would move to vacate its 2019 decision to withdraw proposed protections for Bristol Bay and  reinstate the agency’s earlier 2014 Proposed Determination. These  proposed protections would limit the amount of waste water and… Continue reading EPA announces reinstatement of Clean Water Act protections for Bristol Bay, Alaska watershed

This Week on HSCF’s “Hunting Matters” Radio & Podcast: Nelli Williams, Alaska Director, Trout Unlimited & Tia Shoemaker, Alaskan Hunting Guide

Houston Safari Club Foundation (HSCF) and “Hunting Matters” welcomes Nelli Williams, Alaska Director, Trout Unlimited & Tia Shoemaker, Alaskan hunting guide to talk about Pebble Mine and Bristol Bay.  Nelli WilliamsNelli is the Alaska Director for Trout Unlimited and has worked for the past 12 years on stopping the proposed Pebble Mine and securing long-term… Continue reading This Week on HSCF’s “Hunting Matters” Radio & Podcast: Nelli Williams, Alaska Director, Trout Unlimited & Tia Shoemaker, Alaskan Hunting Guide

Trout Unlimited and Fly Fishers International formalize conservation partnership

Feb. 1, 2021   Contacts:   Chris Wood, president and CEO, Trout Unlimited, cwood@tu.org   Patrick Berry, president and CEO, Fly Fishers International, pberry@flyfishersinternational.org  Mark Taylor, Trout Unlimited eastern communications director, mark.taylor@tu.org  Arlington, VA — Trout Unlimited and Fly Fishers International have entered into a formal conservation partnership, consummating the collective conservation focus of each organization to greater substantive effect.  The agreement formally recognizes and… Continue reading Trout Unlimited and Fly Fishers International formalize conservation partnership

The TU Service Partnership and a National Day of Service and Remembrance

Since 2009, September 11 is recognized as a National Day of Service and Remembrance. On this day Americans across the country volunteer in tribute to those lost and injured in the September 11, 2001 attacks, first responders, and the many who have since risen in service. In honor of this year’s National Day of Service… Continue reading The TU Service Partnership and a National Day of Service and Remembrance

New Report Explores Conservation and Critical Minerals

Coalition seeks to balance fish and wildlife conservation with mining and supply chain security Washington D.C. (August 24, 2020) – A diverse coalition, including Trout Unlimited, National Wildlife Federation and Backcountry Hunters & Anglers, has launched its Critical Minerals Report: A Conservation Perspective exploring the confluence of fish and wildlife conservation, hunting and fishing traditions, clean energy and responsible… Continue reading New Report Explores Conservation and Critical Minerals

TU produces double-lined face coverings to keep anglers safe in the time of COVID-19

ARLINGTON, Va. — Trout Unlimited this week unveiled its new double-lined face coverings designed to be worn by anglers who fish with and alongside others as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the nation. The coverings resemble cut-down face gaiters often worn for sun protection, and while they may certainly provide some ultraviolet relief, the face coverings are primarily… Continue reading TU produces double-lined face coverings to keep anglers safe in the time of COVID-19

DSC Joins Campaign to Stay Safe in the Outdoors

(May 20, 2020 – DALLAS) — Hunters and outdoor enthusiasts challenged by stay-at-home orders know that going outside is still a possibility. Favorite activities such as hunting, fishing, shooting, cycling, hiking, nature watching, even running can be done responsibly, with an eye to stopping the spread of coronavirus. A new media campaign #ResponsibleRecreation aims to encourage outdoor… Continue reading DSC Joins Campaign to Stay Safe in the Outdoors

DU joins forces to promote #ResponsibleRecreation

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – May 11, 2020 – Ducks Unlimited (DU) has joined forces with other leading conservation organizations to spearhead #ResponsibleRecreation – a media campaign encouraging Americans to enjoy outdoor recreation while adhering to proper COVID-19 safety protocols. In addition to DU, the National Wild Turkey Federation, Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership, Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation, Trout… Continue reading DU joins forces to promote #ResponsibleRecreation

The Association Partners with Conservation Leaders to Spearhead #ResponsibleRecreation

Washington D.C. (May 11, 2020)- The Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies is partnering with conservation leaders, including the National Wild Turkey Federation, Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership, Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation, Ducks Unlimited, Trout Unlimited, and Pheasants Forever to spearhead #ResponsibleRecreation, a media campaign encouraging Americans to enjoy outdoor recreation while adhering to proper COVID-19 safety protocol.… Continue reading The Association Partners with Conservation Leaders to Spearhead #ResponsibleRecreation