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Lake Livingston Friends of Reservoirs partners with the Lee College/TDC Ellis Unit Horticulture instruction program

The Texas Master Naturalist program (TXMN) was created in 1997 opening its first chapter in San Antonio, Texas.  The Texas Master Naturalist program is designed to develop a corps of well-informed volunteers who provide education, outreach, and service dedicated to the beneficial management of natural resources and natural areas within... Read More

Reservoir Fisheries Habitat Partnership and Friends of Reservoirs Announce their 2018 Annual Meeting

RESERVOIR FISHERIES HABITAT PARTNERSHIP Annual Meeting; 5-7 October 2018 Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center Athens, TX  The Reservoir Fisheries Habitat Partnership (RFHP) and Friends of Reservoirs will be holding their 9th Annual Meeting at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens, Texas. The meeting will be held Friday through Sunday, 5-7 October, 2018.... Read More

Lake Shelbyville Update

Shelbyville Lake is getting much-needed fish habitat thanks to a concerted effort by groups of local anglers, staff from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. “Georgia Cubes” are a combination of pvc pipe and corrugated drain pipe that are proven fish attractors. The... Read More

Lake Nessmuk Update

Don Kelly, Tioga County Bass Anglers and local tackle shop owner, discusses the recently completed Nessmuck Lake, PA project. Shell Oil provided a grant to Friends of Reservoirs and Don spearheaded a group of local volunteers to work with staff from Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission to complete this project.... Read More

Grant Deadlines Nearing

Current Funding Opportunities at NEEF Hands on the Land Mini-Grants NEEF, in partnership with Partners in Resource Education, will award a total of $65,000 to Hands on the Land sites to support environmental education. Applications close: March 1, 2018 2018 USFS BioBlitz Grants NEEF, with major funding support from USFS,... Read More