When: 1st Thursday of the month: Unless otherwise noted by **!!
Time: 5:00 – 7:00 PM
Where: Whiskey Jacques 521 Main St, Ketchum, ID
Guest speakers present local and global fishing opportunities, discuss tactics and stewardship practices. Learn about opportunities to participate in local projects and conservation efforts.
Next Meeting : Oct. 2nd, 2019.
Topic: Fishing and Conservation Trivia Night
Presenter : Various Presenters
This meeting will be an evening of fun , refreshments , door prizes and a trivia contest. We will highlight work the Hemingway Chapter has been doing in the Big Wood Valley. We have lots of opportunities to be engaged in our TU Mission of Protect, Reconnect, Restore and Sustain. Some of this work might be a Trivia question at the meeting.
ERC operation clean sweep, river clean-up. We picked up 8 bags of trash , two sleeping bags and a day pack along the river at River Run. Team TU volunteers had a fun morning
Youth programs at Hayspur hatchery. Three separate programs between 125-150 kids total.
River Access maintenance of the 32 access points on the Big Wood River, and our Annual Picnic.
Instructing casting at WRLT 4th of July Picnic. we will be working on construction of a Fish Ladder on Elkhorn Creek.
Fish Rescues on occasion during the summer and especially in late September and October.
Throughout the summer with Higher Ground we have outings and of course our Veterans program will have activities every week
We hope to see you at the meeting
Program Calendar 2019-2020
September (no meeting)
** Wednesday, October 2 5:00-7:00 PM
“Fishing and Conservation Trivia Night ”
Thursday, November 7 5:00-7:00 PM
“Tarpon Fishing on the Yucatan”
Ed Cummings, Fishing Aficionado
THURSDAY, December 5 5:00-7:00 PM
“Update Big Wood River Initiative”
Keri York, Trout Unlimited, Big Wood River Project Manager
Thursday, January 9 5:00-7:00 PM
“Predatory Fishing: “How to hook the Big One”
Brian Richter, Professional Fishing Guide, Silver Creek Outfitters
Thursday, February 6 5:00-7:00 PM
“Copper Basin Revisited: Fishery Issues in the Basin”
John Heckel, Regional Fisheries biologist, Idaho Fish and Game
** Thursday, March 12 5:00-7:00 PM
“New From Silver Creek”
Greg Loomis, Executive Director, Silver Creek Alliance
Thursday, April 2 5:00-7:00 PM
“ TBA ”
Thursday, May 7 5:00-7:00 PM
“ TBA ”