We support local conservation, protection, and restoration of coldwater fisheries and watersheds through fishing, community service, and education.

Like Fly Fishing? Like Films? More to come in Sylva

The Tuckasegee Chapter of Trout Unlimited is holding a viewing of the Fly Fishing Film Festival on February 23, at the Quin Theater in Sylva. Please don't confuse this event with the Fly Fishing Film Tour which, our LOS chapter will co-host in Asheville this March....

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Restoring the Brookies: The Power of a Positive Troutlook

For the last two summers, Land O' Sky TU members have worked with Great Smoky Mountain National Park (GRSM) fishery biologists on brook trout restoration in the Smokies. An update on that work has been published in the GRSM fisheries newsletter The Stream...

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Upcoming Citizen Science Training Dates

Surveying Streams, Trails, and Roads for Coldwater Conservation At long last — the Forest Service, NC Wildlife Commission, and Trout Unlimited are ready to go (again) on the citizen science work. Some of you may have joined us for training in July on Grogan Creek in...

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First Delayed Harvest Fish Stockings a Huge Success

Great turnout and results On October 1st and 5th, members and friends of Land O'Sky TU stocked North Mills River in Henderson County and Spring Creek in Madison County. Member turnout was awesome for both events! We had 27 participants at North Mills River and nine at...

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First Trout Stockings of the Delayed Harvest Season!

North Mills River — Monday, October 1 On Monday, October 1 we will be stocking the North Mills River as we have done for many years. If you have done it before, you know the large number of really nice fish that the Setzer Hatchery sends to this stream. If you have...

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September News

Some leaves are starting to turn, schools are about to open, and days are getting shorter. That means it’s almost time for cooler weather, cooler water tempos, and that some fall fishing is right around the corner.  That also means that it’s almost time for our first...

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Funding Angler Science

We are pleased to announce that LOSTU has decided to provide $6,000 in funding for the Angler Science program.  We hope that this will motivate other North Carolina chapters to add their support.  It's an exciting new venture that has succeeded in other areas of the...

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