Stories tagged: Trout Unlimited
Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 6:55 p.m.
Jeep in hot water over ad showing SUV romping through river
The head of one of the nation’s largest fish conservation groups says Fiat Chrysler Super Bowl ads “glorified” the destruction of aquatic habitat in an apparent attempt to appeal to …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Hundreds of volunteers descend for annual Spokane River cleanup
Every year for 14 years, tons of trash have been scoured from Spokane’s namesake waterway by hundreds of volunteers dedicated to making the river safer and more beautiful for everyone.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 3:57 p.m.
Outpeople: Abrahamse shares passion for catching and conserving trout
From a lifelong pleasure of trying to outwit fish, Spokane angler Bill Abrahamse also became hooked on conservation. “I was looking for a way to give back, looking at different …
Sun., Sept. 13, 2015, 6:22 a.m.
Graduate student focuses study on smallmouth bass
Tyler McCroskey, a part-time fly-fishing guide, smiled as he delivered the unsettling briefing to the 20 anglers he’d invited to float the upper Spokane River. “I have my fisheries scientist …
Thu., Feb. 26, 2015
In brief: Free fishing seminars scheduled for local anglers
Anglers can pick up useful local information on fishing techniques at free seminars scheduled this month in the Inland Northwest. Six bass and walleye seminars are scheduled on Saturday during …
Thu., April 24, 2014
Fly film festival in Sandpoint
Fly casting champion Tim Rajeff is coming to North Idaho this weekend and he’s just one part of the celebrity action during the two-day Sandpoint Fly Fishing Film Festival. The …
Sun., May 6, 2012, 6:25 a.m.
Curriculum hooks up with Trout in the Classroom
Trout are spawning a watershed of educational opportunities for Spokane County kids. A thousand fertilized rainbow eggs divvied out to 10 elementary schools have hatched a semester of lessons in …
Mon., Aug. 22, 2011
Environmental, fishing activists oppose dock plan
The mood was better than anticipated when more than two dozenkayakers, canoeists and rafters set out from Plantes Ferry Park to protest 30 private docks proposed for the Coyote Rock …