We are planning on releasing our Trout in the Classroom rainbow trout fry, on the Guadalupe this coming Saturday (April 29th) and also the following Saturday (May 6th). We have around 1000 fry ready to go from this year's project. If any TFF members wish to attend then just let me know! Matt Blyth (832 … Continue reading Trout in the Classroom Fry Release
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Trout in the Classroom Update
https://videopress.com/v/rVg18Cdf?resizeToParent=true&cover=true&preloadContent=metadata&useAverageColor=true A quick update on the TFF sponsored Trout In The Classroom Project. The video is from one of tanks we have running this year. Within just a couple of weeks our eggs have hatched into a lot of baby trout! The fish are currently feeding off their yolk sacs, but should be free swimming … Continue reading Trout in the Classroom Update
2023 Trout in the Classroom project begins!
After a lot of last minute changes, missing equipment, an ice storm and delayed egg shipments, we have finally begun the 2023 TFF sponsored Trout in the Classroom project. Thanks to over ten years of donations by TFF, we have 15 trout tanks running in high schools from Katy to Pasadena. Rainbow trout eggs were … Continue reading 2023 Trout in the Classroom project begins!
Reminder! Help needed for the Trout in the Classroom project!
Reposting this as so far I have not had any response! Folks! Our 2023 Trout in the Classroom project will kick off on February 2nd when we are able to pick up our eggs from GRTU. Unfortunately this year I am unavailable on the pick up date and so I am looking for a few … Continue reading Reminder! Help needed for the Trout in the Classroom project!
Help Support Friends of Padre, Inc.
This easily falls under the heading of "Conservation." Our group plans at least 2 trips a year to PINS, and Billy Sandifer was a lifetime sponsor of our club. Read more.......
TPWD Statewide Oyster Fishery Proclamation
The Mesquite Bay complex, including Mesquite, Carlos, and Ayres bays, contains ecologically important and sensitive oyster reefs that provide ecosystem services such as nursery habitat for fish and shoreline protection. Oyster harvest pressure in this minor bay complex has increased steadily over the past decade. See this link:https://tpwd.texas.gov/business/feedback/public_comment/proposals/202211_oysters.phtml
Fly Shop and Brushy Creek Update, 2022-10-05
The Texas Council of the FFI NewsletterSummer Edition 2022
My message to you the members of Fly Fishers International is intended to keep you abreast of the Councils activities, goals, and aspirations. I begin by stating your Council is working even harder to make your experience as a Fly Fishers International participant more informed, enriched, and beneficial. Rick Haness, President, Texas Council FFI [Click link to read more]
Trout in the Classroom Update
The TFF supported trout tanks are doing well, with the rainbow fry now sporting par marks and feeding ravenously! We have had an odd year this year, with some tanks doing very well and others crashing, leaking or fish mysteriously dying. However overall we still have a healthy group of several hundred fish and we … Continue reading Trout in the Classroom Update
2022 TFF Trout In The Classroom Project
Sorry this is a bit belated, but during the last few weeks we have kicked off the 2022 TFF sponsored Trout In The Classroom project! We have 14 tanks running in 10 high schools all across the Houston area. Rainbow trout eggs were supplied by GRTU and all have now hatched and are now in … Continue reading 2022 TFF Trout In The Classroom Project