Federal Trout Hatcheries Funding Update

Hey, everyone…  For those of you that have been following the ongoing struggle to secure permanent funding for our nation’s trout hatcheries, I thought this letter from Leon Alexander (the GodFather of Hatcheries Friends) would interest you…  in a nutshell, we are only OK until October 1st of this year!  Read Leon’s letter below…  as … Read moreFederal Trout Hatcheries Funding Update

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Fighting for Hatchery Funding – Again…

Hello, everyone! I just can’t believe it…  well, actually – I can…  I told you all last year about the proposed Federal Budget Cuts that threatened to shut down our nation’s cold-water mitigation hatcheries (read: where all the trout come from…) I put a web page on our main website talking about the effects, and … Read moreFighting for Hatchery Funding – Again…

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Tight Budgets Prompt Changes in Corps Park Operations

Hello, again, everyone! Well, the budget for the Corps of Engineers is a little tight this year…  The following was sent to me by the Arkansas Hospitality Association.  These things have a history of coming out of the gate sounding more harsh than the eventual reality, but I thought it was an interesting read, so … Read moreTight Budgets Prompt Changes in Corps Park Operations

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UPDATE-Norfork National Fish Hatchery Diffusers

Hello, everyone! Just got off the phone with Leon Alexander, spokesman for the Norfork National Fish Hatchery, and he had an update about the progress of the installations of the Diffuser units. (To read more about the Diffusers and what they do, please read our previous post…) As of December, there are 16 Diffusers that … Read moreUPDATE-Norfork National Fish Hatchery Diffusers

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Norfork National Fish Hatchery Receives Funding for 2012

Hello again everybody! We got some great news about the Norfork National Fish Hatchery.  I don’t know if you remember, but we did a story earlier this year, and put up a webpage about the proposed budget cuts for 2012 that threatened to cut all funding for the Norfork National Fish Hatchery. (If you’d like … Read moreNorfork National Fish Hatchery Receives Funding for 2012

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