The Norfork Elementary School has been part of our Trout in the Classroom program for a few years. Students released this year's batch on May 8, 2015. Here are the experiences of raising trout in a classroom from science teacher, Wade Geery.
Since we raised about seventy-five rainbow trout during 2014, I didn’t expect much difference this past year. Well, I was to learn much different.
I guess tha... more
AR’ White River TU Chapter #698, made a commitment to plant 50,000 eggs a year for a minimum of 5 years (and probably more), in the Norfork Tailwater and White Rivers. So far 250,000 eggs have been distributed in the Norfork Tailwater and 100,000 in the White.
Our 2016 planting was cancelled due to potential egg contamination. We'll try it again next spring!
These photos if nothing else will hel... more
The mission of the Arkansas White River Chapter’s youth program is to help develop the next generation of cold water conservationists. White River Chapter 698 summer camp for 2016 was Saturday and Sunday, June 18 & 19. .
Camp was held at the Norfork Fish Hatchery at Norfork Dam. Students learned about Fly Tying; Fly Casting; Trout Fishing; Trout Habitat; Stream Restoration and Aquatic Entomolo... more