Greybull River Fish Ladder
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Save the Yellowstone Cutthroat

The Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout population has
decreased to less than 10% of historic levels in
Yellowstone Lake. This is mainly due to predation
by nonnative Lake Trout.
Save Yellowstone Lake
Click photo for trout rescue story.

FISH RESCUED from Canals at End of Water
Year

Once fish leave the river and enter irrigation canals,
they've moved past the point of no return.  Find out
what's being done to rescue fish and prevent them
from leaving streams and rivers...

Get certified, it's free.
Online Backpack Electrofishing Certification Course
Trout Unlimited Fly Casting Clinic, Cody, Wyoming

Free Fly Casting Clinic

This class is featured in the summer catalog of
the Cody Recreation Center. Professional
casting instructors from Tim Wade's North Fork
Two hours of instruction, equipment provided,
and door prizes!  Fun for all ages.
See
Calendar Page for date.
Click Photo for story
Greybull River Fish Ladder

As old irrigation structures are replaced,
Trout Unlimited, with other partners, makes
sure they're fish friendly.  

See photos of new fish ladder on the
Greybull River near Meeteetse, opening 100
miles of habitat for Yellowstone Cutthroat
Trout.

Bridge to Fish Ladder

New fish ladder was  not accessible.  
EYTU members built a bridge.  It was
installed with help of TU Wyoming Water
Project Staff.

Three days to build, and one day to install.

Shoshone River Clean Up

Late March. The annual River Clean Up is a success
due to community  and landowner support...
Shoshone River Clean-up, Cody, Wyoming

Monofilament Recycling

Monofilament line
  • isn't biodegradable
  • lasts 600 years
  • is deadly to fish, waterfowl, and pets.  
Line litter left in waterways causes poor
landowner relations.
Click photo to find out more.
Click Photo for Locations
Click for Cutthroat Trout story.

Beaver Creek Cutthroat Transfer

In a cooperative effort with the G & F
biologist, volunteers from the East
Yellowstone Chapter captured almost 200
fish and transported them over a divide into
the neighboring watershed, creating an
increased habitat area for this species.
Click photo for complete story.

Kids Fishing Day

First Saturday in June - this event is
organized by the Forest Service in
conjunction with the Optimist Club and
volunteer assistance of TU and
Wyoming Game and Fish.  
Click for Shoshone River Boat Ramp story.

North Fork Shoshone River Boat Ramp
Access

A small strip of public access was difficult to
find and impossible for handicapped persons
to Fish staff to enhance the new parking area
and boat ramp...
Click for more views of Paul Stock Trail.

Improvements to the Paul Stock
Trail, Shoshone River in Cody
Click Shoshone River Trail story.
Shoshone River Trail Project

Newton Lakes Endowment Fund

Permanent fund to ensure the survival of the
two Newton Lakes as public fisheries. Chapter
the Newton Lakes Recreational Area.  East
Lake is a trophy fishery...
Click for Newton Lakes information.
Click photo for complete story.

Conservation Projects

  • Hidden Lake Dam Renovation
  • Replanting Old Husky Refinery Site
  • TE Ranch Fencing
  • Weed Spray Day at Newton Lakes
Soldier Creek, Wyoming, habitat improvement.
Soldier Creek Project

Chapter Members partner with Wyoming Game
& Fish and the Forest Service to remove logs
from Soldier Creek, in the Paintrock Creek
drainage, Big Horn Mountains.