June Chapter Meeting

We are very pleased to announce that our June Chapter Meeting will take place at the Mountaineering Center IN PERSON! We welcome Lauren Duncan as our presenter. Lauren is TU’s Abandoned Mine Restoration Project Manager and she works in the Clear Creek Watershed. We will also have the drawing for Read More …

March 6 #unwasteyourwater

An #UnwasteYourWater Event The Chapter’s New Initiatives Team would like to invite you to an in-person trash cleanup as part of our #UnwasteYourWater campaign! We will be meeting at Prospect Park to clean up along Clear Creek, Saturday March 6 at 12pm. You can leave whenever you need to – Read More …

March Chapter Meeting (Zoom)

Speaker: Ron Belak Topic: “Fly Fishing the Backcountry of Argentina, Alaska, and Colorado without Busting your Butt” Ron Belak will discuss places to go and how to fish without having to expend the physical exertion often associated with forays into the backcountry. The backcountry allows anglers to get away from Read More …

December Chapter Meeting (Zoom)

Speaker: Rachel Jones, our CSU scholarship recipient Topic: Efficacy of Fish Passage Designs Along the Northern Front Range Rachel Jones is a Master’s degree student at Colorado State University, and this year’s recipient of West Denver TU’s annual scholarship. Rachel grew up in Colorado, and has worked at the Cheyenne Read More …

November Chapter Meeting – Virtual & No Chili Dinner

As you probably guessed, the Chili Dinner (scheduled for November 7 at the Mountaineering Center) is cancelled. In its place we are having a special Zoom chapter meeting on Wednesday, November 18, from 6 – 7 pm. Speaker: Dr. Brett Johnson Topic: Mysis shrimp: What are they and why do Read More …

October Chapter Meeting – Virtual

Speaker: Jim Cox Topic: Bringing Rivers to Your Home Guest Tier: October’s Chapter meeting is going virtual, with a Zoom presentation by Jim Cox of the Western Rivers Conservancy, entitled “Bringing Rivers to Your Home” on Wednesday, October 7.  WRC has been working for more than 30 years to conserve Read More …

April Chapter Meeting CANCELLED!

CANCELLED due to coronavirus emergency. Speaker: Tawni Riepe Topic: Bacterial kidney disease in hatchery-reared, inland trout Tawni Riepe is being awarded the WDTU graduate fellowship and is a Master’s Student in Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology at Colorado State University. She says that creeks, ponds, swamps, and reservoirs were the playgrounds Read More …