Ammonoosuc Chapter Trout Unlimited August Newsletter

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The chapter Board members have been busy during the past few weeks trying to discover ways to generate funds to keep the chapter treasury solvent.  This has become particularly important recently since it is unclear due to an ownership change whether the Tender 5K Walk/Run event will be held any longer; it certainly will not take place in 2020 due to COVID-19.  This event by Tender Corporation (now Adventure Ready Brands) in the past had contributed generously to Ammo TU and was a Corporate Member of TU National.  Maintenance of our treasury is important because the Ammo Chapter has made a regular practice of contributing to events for kids and always a pledge of a cash contribution is required when applying for outside funding support for conservation projects. A promising opportunity for funding was recently offered by the Littleton Food Coop to apply for consideration as Partner of the Month in 2021.  Applications were due by August 1.   https://www.littletoncoop.com/about/partnerofthemonth/  We are attaching a link to a letter from Schuyler Sweet, Ammo TU Chapter President, to the Coop to justify our application.  The letter summarizes all our current and more recent past activities and is an opportunity for Ammo TU members to learn in some detail the chapter activities and to share in the pride of our accomplishments.  A slideshow/video link is also provided below.

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Letter from the Ammonoosuc TU Chapter President, Schuyler Sweet, in support of our application for Partner of the Month:

 

Ammonoosuc Chapter of Trout Unlimited

P.O. Box 745

Littleton, NH 03561

July 26, 2020

 

Ms. Becky Colpitts

Community Outreach Coordinator

Littleton Consumer Cooperative Society

43 Bethlehem Rd.

Littleton, NH 03561

bcolpitts@littletoncoop.org

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For further information on the Coop Partner of the month please visit the Littleton Food Coop website. The Partner on the Month is found in the Community tab menu.  The next step will be for Littleton Food Coop members to vote for their choices for Partner of the Month in 2021.  This voting will take place from August 18 through 25th.  Therefore, Ammo TU members who are also Coop members, please vote for us in this selection!

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Improve Your Skills

 

Casting

 

Orvis - Fly Casting Lessons - Adding distance to your cast.

 

Watch Video

 

Knots

 

The Perfection Loop - For Leader to fly line loops and tying on flies.

 

Watch Video

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Profile Lake

 

Recent photos of the pedestrian bridge and handicapped fishing platform recently   completed at Profile Lake. 

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Schuyler W. Sweet - President

Ammonoosuc Chapter Trout Unlimited

P.O. Box 745, Littleton, NH 03561

603-703-7789

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