2018 Annual Meeting Letter

May 11, 2018

Dear Fellow Members: Fishing season opener last weekend has given life to a few camps with avid anglers. It’s been to wonderful to see familiar faces and hear enthusiastic reports on their adventure and catches. There are also the familial sounds of chainsaws, vacuum cleaners, hammers from other homes as they prepare to open for…

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Happy Holidays! On behalf of Brule River Preservation

December 7, 2017

2017 Annual Letter From the President Bob Banks: We hope this letter finds you well while preparing for winter and the holiday season. A week ago, while canoeing the river, I flushed over 30 migrating bald eagles who were feeding on spawning trout and salmon in the shallows of Ashland and Spring Lake. It was…

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Invasive Cattails on the Brule: Non-Native Narrow-Leaved & Hybrid Cattail

December 13, 2013

After this summer’s inaugural Brule River Watershed Roundtable (August 22nd, 2013) a major concern voiced from landowners was that of invasive species. One noted culprit was that of the invasive, non-native narrow-leaved and hybrid cattail, which has become well-established in Big Lake and Lucius Lake on the Brule River. These invasive cattails cause a wide…

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