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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

The American Sportfishing Association reports that outdoor recreation contributes $673 billion to the GNP

Outdoor Recreation Roundtable Welcomes Government Recognition of Industry as GDP Contributor Inaugural report highlights economic influence of outdoor recreation industry Alexandria, VA – February 14, 2018 – The Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR) today applauded the release of the first-ever government report recognizing the outdoor recreation industry as a significant economic contributor to the U.S. Gross... Read More

New FOR Website Launched!

Friends of Reservoirs is proud to announce the launch of its new website at http://www.friendsofreservoirs.com/.  Check it out today! Background and grant information for FOR-sponsored habitat projects Online grant applications Access the Best Management Practices Manual Reservoir assessment information for every state Reservoir morphology database More coming in the future! Read More