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Many native trout species, like these bull trout, are rare or endangered. Photo courtesy of USGS.
Conservation
June 2, 2018

Trout in hot water across the globe

By Jack Williams Sometimes you need to take a step back to see the whole problem. Or in this case, a whole lot of steps because the problem is the decline of native trout across the entire Northern Hemisphere. Scientists from the…
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Glover Park Circa 1915
Spokane River
May 14, 2018

Redband Park Renaming Proposal & Survey

Redband Park Renaming Proposal & Survey In Peaceful Valley, the area of Glover Field and River Walk are proposed to be renamed to Redband Park. The Redband Trout is a beautiful, unique and important species in our area, and was once part…
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U.S. State Department Town hall meeting on April 25
Conservation
April 24, 2018

Attend U.S. State Department “Townhall” meeting on Future of the Columbia River

Please attend the U.S. State Department “Townhall” meeting on April 25  When:   5 p.m. – 7 p.m. April 25, (Wednesday)  Where:  Davenport Hotel, Isabella Room - Spokane Modernizing the Columbia River Treaty – righting historic wrongs, restoring river health and salmon in a time…
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Spokane River Prairie Aquifer
Conservation
March 23, 2018

Healthy River Healthy Spokane Water Forum

Check out the video replay of the water quality forum on February 27, 2018. While a little lengthy, it is worth the time investment. Especially the first 15 minutes or so with John Covert, Hydrologist from the Department of Water Ecology – his…
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Weitas Creek
ConservationFriends of SFTU
February 25, 2018

Urgent public comments needed by 28 Feb – Protect the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests

We know there is a lot to read below. If you want to take action and submit a comment, please visit this page or see instructions below. Online: USFS App By E-mail: fpr_npclw@fs.fed.us By Mail: Attn: Zach Peterson, Forest Planner 903 3rd…
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IF4-Film-Tour-2018
Conservation
January 22, 2018

2018 IF4 Fly Fishing Film Festival

Thursday March 8:  International Fly Fishing Film Festival: IF4  Benefits signage projects on the SPOKANE RIVER Enjoy a night of fun fly fishing films and fundraising. Silver Bow Fly Shop is partnering with Spokane Falls Trout Unlimited to raise money for improved signage along…
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F3T Film Tour 2018
Film Tour/Festival
January 22, 2018

2018 F3T Film Tour at the Bing

Tuesday, Feb 6: 2018 Fly Fishing Film Tour – F3T   **This takes the place of the SFTU Meeting for February!! ** Cost: $17 at the door Doors: 6:00  Films: 7:00 Bing Crosby Theatre, Spokane, WA DISCOUNT TICKETS ($14) AVAILABLE 12/22 AT SILVER BOW FLY SHOP…
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Tale of Two Rivers
Friends of SFTU
January 22, 2018

Tale of Two Rivers

Thursday, January 25: Tale of Two Rivers  FREE - $5 donation. Don’t miss this! Space is limited. 6:00p: Reception (beer/wine & appetizers)  7:00p-9:00p: Program Washington Cracker Co. Building  304 W. Pacific  An evening of conversation on rivers and dams, salmon and orcas, people and…
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Idaho Chinook salmon
Columbia RiverSalmonSnake River DamsSteelhead
January 22, 2018

U.S. District Court approves proposal for 2018 spill plan to help juvenile Columbia-Snake fish migration

Increased spill will increase survival and adult salmon and steelhead returns in the years ahead. Portland, OR – Today, United States District Court Judge Michael Simon (Portland, OR) approved a plan for increased spill at eight federal dams on the Columbia and…
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Fundraiser
December 3, 2017

Annual Fundraiser on Tuesday 12/5

Please come out to Brooklyn Deli from 6-10PM on Tuesday to celebrate the holidays with fellow chapter members and Spokanites. Tickets are only $18 online or $20 at the door and include dinner and door prizes. This is only major fundraiser planned…
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