Trout Unlimited

Rain Barrel Workshop at Morley Park

August 13, 2015 // 0 Comments

Are you interested in protecting the Great Lakes at home, or looking to save money by reducing your water bill? Then don’t miss Cedar Springs’ first ever rain barrel workshop! Trout Unlimited has been conducting rain barrel workshops in the Rogue River watershed since 2013, successfully distributing 131 barrels to the local community. This summer, Trout Unlimited’s [...]

Brook Trout Study in Rogue River Watershed

July 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

This summer, the Rogue River Home Rivers Initiative in Michigan partnered up with a professor and his graduate students from Grand Valley State University to study brook trout movement in the watershed. Dr. Mark Luttenton, Biology Graduate Program Coordinator, and his students, Justin Wegner and Graeme Zaparzynski, set out to evaluate the response of brook trout to a [...]

Johnson Controls employees help protect Rum Creek

September 6, 2012 // 0 Comments

Johnson Controls employees and their families helped to plant 180 feet of native plants along Rum Creek on Saturday, August 25. This effort was part of Trout Unlimited’s Rogue River Home Rivers Initiative program, which began in the watershed in 2010. The project site, owned by City of Rockford resident Jack McClennen, was transformed from turf grass to trees, shrubs, [...]

Trout Unlimited receives $66,000 grant for Rogue River Watershed

August 9, 2012 // 0 Comments

Trout Unlimited recently received a $66,172 grant from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) under the Clean Michigan Initiative Nonpoint Source Pollution Control Fund and Section 319 of the Clean Water Act to educate planning commissions on the placement and proper use of storm water practices in the Rogue River Watershed. This project is part of the [...]
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