President’s Update

1. Connecticut Atlantic Salmon Legacy Program – Update – Shetucket River Stocked! Due to the drought and low water conditions in the Naugatuck and Shetucket Rivers, the first stocking in early October of Connecticut Broodstock Atlantic Salmon was once again shifted to lakes this year. However, the State DEEP found the conditions in the Shetucket…

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Downeast Maine Smolt Bolt and Bloater Bash

For another take, our friends at the Downeast Salmon Federation are celebrating World Fish Migration Day with a “Smolt Bolt (yes it’s a running event) and Bloater Bash” . Registration and packet pickup starts at 8am, the race starts at 10am, with smoked alewife cookout to follow! Visit www.mainesalmonrivers.org for more info and to register….

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Enjoy a great Film Festival and support two great causes

What?: The International Fly Fishing Film Festival – IF 4 – 2016 (www.flyfilmfest.com) For: The fun of it and….. A Fund Raiser for two great causes: Rivers of Recovery (www.riversofrecovery.com) and Take a Vet Fishing(of CT) (www.takeavetfishing.org) Host: Yale Fly Fishing Club with support from 3-Tand Fly Reels (www.3-tand.com) When: Friday, May 20,2016, 7:00PM (doors…

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Connecticut Trout Stamp Bill SB-139

Greetings, Members and friends from Connecticut, we need your support for SB-139, the Trout Stamp Bill. This is a good faith effort by the fishing community at this time of “Budget Distress” to create a new revenue stream to support the Fisheries Div. and the hatcheries. It will establish the authority for the Commissioner to…

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