March 2019

South Shore Railroad Grade Update

February 11, 2019 Update Great news! We’re hopefully one step closer to getting this threat removed. Funding Status – The U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) staff informed WDNR’s Paul Piszczek that the most recent $65,000 grant request has been tentatively approved. As everyone knows, you can’t actually spend money until you actually have it in…

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Time to Renew

It’s time to renew your Brule River Sportsmen Club membership! A renewal form and election ballot have been mailed to members receiving the paper newsletter. Those members receiving the e-newsletter should have received an email reminder. If you wish, you can use our new online store to renew your membership, make donations, and purchase any merchandise.…

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Lake Superior Fishing Agreement

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has updated a web page dedicated to the Lake Superior Fishing Agreement. You can visit the page by clicking on Fishing Agreement to review a presentation their staff gave at a public meeting held on January 10, 2019 in Ashland. In addition, they have a copy of the past and…

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Clean Water Act

The Trump administration has proposed to limit Clean Water Act protection of smaller streams and many wetlands. For more information, click on Clean Water. Trout Unlimited has also expressed an opinion on the proposed rule change. Click on TU Position for a look at their take on the issue. Stay informed! This proposed rule change could…

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