A category for posts about conservation.
PROJECT CANCELLED DUE TO TOO MUCH MOISTURE
RAKING AND SEEDING WILL NOT BE FEASIBLE
Call Jim Klug @303-953-8046 with any questions.
Our next Conservation Project is Scheduled for June 15, 2013
Mine Reclemation at Buckskin Gulch (Alma)
Pending NEPA Approval
Jim Klug, Director for Conservation, Cutthroat Chapter, Chapter, TU
Cell: 303-565-7504 Email:
Cutthroat Chapter Trout Unlimited
Dates and Activities
April 27>>>>>>>>>>>>>Re-seed certain areas of the Dream Stream COMPLETE!
CANCELLED! May 11>>>>>>>>>>>>>Joint project with Cheyenne Mountain Chapter Re-seeding Springer Gulch Fire Area 11 Mile Canyon CANCELLED!
June 15>>>>>>>>>>>>CUSP / Joint Project with Chyenne Mountain Chapter, Installing Erosion Control Structures in the Springer Gulch […]
Once again, many of our members volunteered their time for an important project on March 21, 2013. The Cheesman Canyon, Temperature Profile, campaign has been one that has been ongoing since 2010. The purpose is to measure temperature of the river, in four locations and pass this information to the Colorado Parks and Recreation aquatic […]
Come join us on the Dream Stream – we Need 40 Energetic Volunteers
Start the fishing season off right and make a real difference in Colorado on a very important stretch of water.
The Dream Stream is about 3 miles of impressive fishing water between 11 Mile and Spinney Reservoirs. The trout use the Dream Stream as […]
The Cutthroat Chapter of Trout Unlimited is a member of River Watch. River Watch is a statewide volunteer water quality-monitoring program operated by the non profit 501©3 Colorado Watershed Assembly in cooperation with Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW). The mission is to work with voluntary stewards to monitor water quality and other indicators of watershed health […]
Our Project at Happy Meadows marks the end of our Conservation Projects for this year. The 11 volunteers deserve a hearty thank you since this was one of the more difficult work days of the year. Despite the frozen ground, they persevered and succeeded in leveling and preparing the ground, disturbed by heavy equipment used […]
The Cutthroat Chapter of Trout Unlimited (CCTU) is holding its annual Conservation Auction on November 13, 2012 (6-9 pm). This year’s Auction will be held at the historic Highlands Ranch Mansion in—you guessed it—Highlands Ranch (9900 S. Ranch Road, Highlands Ranch, CO 80130).
The HR Mansion has some interesting and colorful history and architecture. After you’ve […]
Duane’s presentation will discuss how to systematically approach a fickle tailwater that receives a large amount of angling and recreational pressures, has a very diverse insect population, and has substantial fluctuations in flows and water temperatures. The presentation will also delve into the latent effects of the Hayman burn that occurred nearly ten years ago, […]
South Platte River Restoration, 2012
Please join us…….this is our last conservation project for 2012 and your last chance to earn another raffle ticket for the Conservation Volunteer Recognition Awards Raffle to be held at our Conservation Auction on November 13, 2012. We have five great prizes including a full day rafting trip on […]
On September 8, 2012, the Cutthroat Chapter and the Cherry Creek anglers Chapter of Trout Unlimited co-sponsored our annual Clear Creek Clean Up in Idaho Springs. Ray Carney and I send a hearty THANK YOU to the 28 hard working volunteers who spent their Saturday morning removing trash from along 10 miles of Clear Creek stream […]