Owen Middle School Trout Release

Congratulations to Owens Middle School on their completion of the Trout in the Classroom program!  The class successfully released trout that they raised in the classroom from eggs to fingerlings.  Land O’ Sky Trout Unlimited is very proud of their hard work and their...

Visit the Pisgah Elementary Trout Club

Our newest Trout in the Classroom installation at Pisgah Elementary School has been up and running for a few weeks and the kids are really excited with raising their new charges. They even have a trout club with it’s own website! To visit their website Click...

Another Chiller Returns

Tom Brewster emailed to report that the second aquarium chiller has just come back from the manufacturer. That means that the TIC program at Owen Middle School can get back in action again and all 4 of our TIC projects will be up and running in time for the kids to...

It's Here!

Tom Brewster announced today that the replacement chiller for our Madison High School TIC setup has arrived. Now he is busy trying to get the second one replaced. We also are going to be starting a maintenance program to backflush the chillers on a regular basis in...

TIC Hits a Snag

This past fall it looked like the Trout in the Classroom (TIC) program was on a roll with all 4 schools receiving eggs from the NCWRC hatchery near Morganton. We were a bit apprehensive since in the past we had always started with hatchlings in late winter and had no...