Category archive for: WSC Updates
In honor of our 15th Anniversary, we threw together a list of 15 notable accomplishments that you, our members, have achieved. It’s pretty amazing to see what a group of committed volunteers have accomplished together.
Renowned singer-songwriter Chuck Ragan and Filson have teamed up to support the Wild Steelhead Coalition. On September 23rd, Chuck will be performing a benefit concert at Filson’s Flagship Store in Seattle to support WSC’s work to increase the return of wild steelhead.
Steelhead Country is a six episode series that explores the rise and the fall of angling for wild steelhead in Washington State.
Please take a minute to tell WDFW that they should designate the Skagit as a wild steelhead gene bank. More than any other single watershed, the Skagit is the cornerstone for restoring Puget Sound Steelhead, so we cannot afford to miss the opportunity to make it a wild steelhead sanctuary.
In honor of Frank Moore, WSC’s 2008 Conservation Award Winner, the Senate advanced legislation to designate nearly 100,000 acres of public lands in Oregon as the Frank Moore Wild Steelhead Special Management Area.
Our friend and Alaska-based fish conservationist Sam Snyder has just released his new book Backcasts: A Global History of Fly Fishing and Conservation. The book celebrates the centuries-old confluence of fly fishing and conservation and, with the help of Jack Berryman, delves into the role WSC has played in conserving wild steelhead.