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Digest (Aug. 13): Maryland chapter earns Trout Unlimited's highest national honor

Digest (Aug. 13): Maryland chapter earns Trout Unlimited's highest national honor

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The Maryland chapter of Trout Unlimited has won the national Trout Unlimited's highest honor — its Gold Trout Chapter Award — for 2017.

MDTU president Norma Haynes will accept the award at the TU 2017 annual meeting Sept. 29 in Roanoke, Va.

The award recognizes the chapter that took the most innovative and thoughtful approaches to building community and advancing the TU mission: to conserve, protect and restore North America's coldwater fisheries and their watersheds.

The more than 400 nationwide chapters are judged on criteria relating to conservation, communication, member and community engagement,...

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