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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 [...]

‘Fastest, most thorough cleanup’ on Rogue from partnership

May 12, 2011 // 0 Comments

Trout Unlimited involved in annual cleanup by BETH ALTENA Andrew Kirsting of the Rogue River Cleanup and Nicole DeMol of the Trout Unlimited Rogue River Homeland project partner their volunteer power to make this year’s cleanup the most efficient and effective since the event started seven years ago. Add 60 volunteers to a day of cleanup on the Rogue River and you get a [...]

Local group to clean litter from Rogue

April 14, 2011 // 0 Comments

Local citizens are banding together to tackle litter in the Rogue River. The Rogue River Project, founded by Andrew Kersting, and Trout Unlimited, through the Rogue River Home Rivers Initiative project, are working together to conduct a stream cleanup along the Rogue River on April 23, 2011. Garbage along stream banks is not only unsightly, but it also can be harmful to [...]
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