Trout Unlimited is a grassroots, volunteer organization whose mission is “to conserve, protect and restore North America’s trout and salmon fisheries and their watersheds.”
The Doc Fritchey Chapter is proud to be fulfilling Trout Unlimited’s mission in Dauphin and Lebanon counties. We hope you’ll take a few minutes to check out these web pages to learn more about our organization and the work we’re doing to conserve, protect and restore the coldwater resources of south central
Our chapter was the recipient of the Conservation Organization of the Year Award from the PA Association of Conservation Districts in 2003, and the PATU State Council’s Best Chapter Award in 2000, and again in 2009.
If you’re not already a member, please consider joining TU. And if you are a member, we’d love to see you at a chapter meeting, workday or special event. There are a number of ways to get involved …
and they’re all fun, and fulfilling!
May 11: Doc Fritchey volunteers plant seedlings along Clarks Creek
On May 11, a dozen chapter volunteers were joined by 2 members of the Clarks Creek Watershed Protection Association in planting white pine seedlings along…..Read More
May 8: Two schools release TIC brook trout fry in Wiconisco Creek
Brook trout fry raised in the Math/Science Academy and Cathedral School Trout in the Classroom programs sponsored by our chapter were released recently into…..Read More
May 7: Chapter trip to Big Moore’s Run rated a huge success by participants
Saturday, May 4, was a memorable day for 10 DFTU members who participated in a chapter trip to a private fishing preserve in Potter County. Big Moore’s Run…..Read More
May 6: Ft. Hunter Garden Faire event reels in some young anglers
A beautiful spring day on Sunday, May 5 attracted approximately 1,700 people to attend Garden Faire at Ft. Hunter, some of whom learned the basics of fly casting…..Read More
Jan. 28: DCCD to conduct assessment & develop plan for Manada Creek
The Dauphin County Conservation District (DCCD) is the recipient of a planning grant from the PATU Coldwater Heritage Partnership to conduct a water quality…..Read More