Trout Unlimited meeting Feb. 19

ELLSWORTH — Downeast Trout Unlimited will host a chapter meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 19, at Pat’s Pizza in Ellsworth.

A business meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by a guest speaker at 6. Meetings are free and open to the public.

Scott Craig will be the featured speaker. Craig specializes in fish passage and stream connectivity for native salmonid populations.

Since 2005 he has contributed to the replacement of over 250 culverts with open bottom arch designs, removed 30-plus culverts via road decommissions, improved fish passage through installation of 20-plus bridges and removed 25-plus log drive dams in the Downeast Maine salmon rivers.

A raffle will follow the speaker. Meetings are free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Tammy Packie at 288-5442 or [email protected]

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