The expo is being organized by Minnesota Trout Unlimited again this year and and will be at Hamline University in St. Paul, MN.  Events are scheduled for March 20 – 22.  The Club will again be sharing a booth with the Lake Superior Steelhead Association (click on LSSA for information about the association).  Volunteers are needed…

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A recurring comment our board hears from Brule “oldtimers” is how much they enjoy introducing newcomers to the river. There is a passion to pass their love of the river on to others, especially today’s youth. The hope is that others will enjoy all the Brule has to offer as much as we have and…

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Informed natural resource management depends on scientific research that is well designed and adequately funded.  Developing and maintaining research capability in an agency takes time and continued political support. To read a view of how political decisions have affected natural resource management in Wisconsin, click on Politics and Science.

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Plastics are everywhere these day, even where we wouldn’t expect to find them. Lake Superior is often viewed as the most pristine of the Great Lakes, yet microplastics are found in the lake’s water column and sediments. Click on Lake Superior to read about microplastics in the lake. Current research is also underway to determine…

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) announced a final “Waters of the U.S. Rule” on January 23rd. This rule replaces a 2015 Rule, which clarified the extent of jurisdictions for clean water act protections. This new 2020 rule not only reverses the clarifications made in the 2015 rule, but…

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August 1, 2019 Update Ownership issue being resolved – The Canadian National Railroad has taken ownership responsibility for the grade. Brule River Preservation Inc. (to learn more about Brule River Preservation, click on Brule Preservation) has been doing a great deal of the work during this last month and is working with their lawyers to help…

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