West Denver Trout Unlimited

News

February 10, 2019

David Nickum is March Speaker

by: Cy Ball

Speaker: David Nickum
Topic: What CTU is doing now in the State
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David Nickum is the Executive Director of Colorado Trout Unlimited. David coordinates state-level TU conservation efforts on issues ranging from whirling disease to water quality protection. Under his leadership, Colorado TU has successfully reformed state whirling disease policy, secured passage of legislation strengthening Colorado’s in-stream flow program, and conducted many on-the-ground restoration projects for stream habitat and native trout recovery. He is the author of Whirling Disease in the United States, a TU report summarizing the state of the science on whirling disease, and co-author of Saving A Stream, a primer on how to conduct coldwater habitat improvement projects. David holds a BA in Public Policy from Duke University. He enjoys fishing in the Rocky Mountain National Park area and hiking and camping in Colorado’s high country with his wife and two children.

Canned Food Drive

Bring a non-perishable food item to our Chapter meeting and get a raffle ticket for a chance to win a fabulous prize.  All food items donated will be given to the Arvada food bank.  Please be generous.

Location and Time

The Chapter Meeting is March 6, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm at the American Mountaineering Center in Golden.