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PADDLE-n-PLANT Work Day Volunteering Opportunity    The French Broad Riverkeeper and MountainTrue are combating sediment erosion in our local waterways. Sediment is a major polluter in our river basin, clogging fish and aquatic habitats, increasing water temperatures, and transporting toxic … Continue reading

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HAPPY NEW YEAR   I hope you all had a wonderful holiday season and that the New Year brings all good things. Of course that includes lots of fishing and maybe trips to exotic places (so you can do a … Continue reading

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December Meeting We’re in for some cold weather on December 12th but don’t let that deter you from coming to our meeting. Jeff Curtis of Curtis Wright will bring a bundle of new gadgets and goodies to add to your … Continue reading

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December Doings

  FLY FISHING EXPO We had a great turnout this morning sorting and pricing the items. There is about a ton (well, not literally) of terrific items so thank you for your donations. Come early and take your pic. There … Continue reading

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Western North Carolina Wins Big!

As you know, the Embrace A Stream Challenge ended at midnight.  We knew we were doing well in the standings, but until this morning we didn’t know just how well we were doing. There’s great news today for everyone who … Continue reading

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Embrace A Stream Challenge

Land O’Sky TU Members This part of the country is blessed like few others with beautiful places to explore, fish, hike, bike and camp. Our chapter is among the most active in the country when it comes to conservation of our … Continue reading

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Great Turnout For Trout Stocking

About 15 LOSTU members and family showed up amid pouring rain and some (very loud) rumbles of thunder.  We stocked about 1,000 pounds of trout, some of them in the 4-5 pound class and we finished in record time – … Continue reading

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Trout Stocking November 7th

Meet at the parking lot at the Mills River Park at 10 AM on Tuesday, November 7th.

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Laurel River Volunteers

  LOSTU volunteers Jay Hawthorne and Cliff Albertson helped Whitney Mitchell (of Ivy River Partners) with a cleanup on the Big Laurel River in Madison County on Saturday. Total of 8 tires (2 were radials), LOTS of plastic and glass … Continue reading

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Embrace A Stream Challenge

Make your donations to Pisgah Chapter because they are the ones getting funds for the Cantrell Creek Trail project EMBRACE A STREAM CHALLENGE SUPPORT LOCAL CHAPTER PROJECTS NOV. 6-12 AND HELP THEM WIN $50,000 IN CASH GRANTS FROM ORVIS AND … Continue reading

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