March 2020 Articles

Joan Blankenship (Virginia B.A.S.S. Nation Conservation Director) Named the 2019 “Friend of Reservoirs” by the Reservoir Fisheries Habitat Partnership

Birmingham, Ala. – Virginia B.A.S.S. Nation conservation director Joan Blankenship was presented with the Friends of Reservoirs Award at the recent B.A.S.S. Conservation Summit. The award recognized Joan for her years of dedication to projects on Claytor and Smith Mountain lakes where she has been successful in securing grants through... Read More

Lake Shelbyville Fish Habitat Improvement Day

From Effingham Radio: https://www.effinghamradio.com/2020/03/05/lake-shelbyville-fish-habitat-improvement-day-2/ The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Illinois Department of Natural Resources and Lake Shelbyville Fish Habitat Alliance will place 200 artificial structures into Lake Shelbyville on March 21, 2020. Volunteers are needed on shore to help assemble, load, and off load the fish structures. These artificial... Read More