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Riggs Named to Outdoor Trust

September 20, 2018
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Carl Riggs has been named to the Board of Trustees of the Georgia Outdoor Stewardship Trust Fund. If the amendment is ratified, the board will be responsible for accepting, reviewing, evaluating and making recommendations on […]

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Georgia Outdoor Stewardship Act

September 10, 2018
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This fall, Georgians have a historic opportunity to pass the Georgia Outdoor Stewardship Amendment and protect our waters and lands by constitutionally dedicating a portion of the existing sales tax on outdoor sporting goods without […]

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Rules for 2019 Dream Fly Fishing Trip

September 10, 2018
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One winner will be drawn for the Grand Prize. Several other tickets will be drawn for the runners-up prizes, which include custom-made rods, fishing trips and flies. The ticket price is $10, and proceeds will […]

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Learn More About GA TU

July 26, 2018
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Representatives from the Georgia Council of Trout Unlimited discuss the group’s many conservation and educational programs on the Atlanta Real Estate Forum. https://www.atlantarealestateforum.com/preserving-and-protecting-the-hooch-with-trout-unlimited/

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Tallulah River Kids Fishing Rodeo

June 26, 2018
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The Tallulah River Kids Fishing Rodeo, sponsored by the U.S. Forest Service and supported by the Rabun and Savannah River Chapters of Trout Unlimited,  drew approximately 140 kids for a day of fishing and hot […]

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Annual Georgia Trout Camp

June 21, 2018
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Twenty-four boys and girls ages 12-15 from across Georgia recently participated in the 15th Annual Georgia Trout Camp, sponsored by Georgia Trout Unlimited. The camp, which is the second largest and the third oldest trout […]

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Clean My Water Campaign

June 19, 2018
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Whether you’re fishing, hiking or enjoying a picnic, always remember to pick up your trash when you leave. https://www.facebook.com/GeorgiaTroutUnlimited/videos/10155400267087155/

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Take It With You When You Go

June 19, 2018
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Good article on the importance of clean water from Gink and Gasoline (with a mention of the #CLEANMYWATER campaign now underway by the Upper Chattahoochee Chapter of Trout Unlimited). http://www.ginkandgasoline.com/conservation/take-it-with-you-when-you-go/

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The Remaking of Raccoon Creek

May 4, 2018
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Partners and volunteers pitch in to create a little bit of angler paradise in the shadow of Atlanta. “This is the coolest place in the world, a real jewel,” said Rodney Tumlin, the past president […]

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Sam Rizzio Youth Fly Fishing Clinic

April 30, 2018
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The Upper Chattahoochee Chapter of Trout Unlimited hosted 31 children for the Sam Rizzio Youth Fly Fishing & Conservation Clinic at the Chattahoochee Nature Center. The clinic provided basic instruction in all phases of fly […]

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