Not-for-profit Organizations
& Government Agencies

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American Casting Association

American Museum of Fly Fishing - Manchester, VT

American Rivers - "Restore. Protect. Enjoy."

Catskill Streams - A new (2007) site "devoted to inspiring streamside landowners and the larger watershed community to live in harmony with Catskill creeks and rivers and the beautiful landscape they support".

Catskill Watershed Corporation

Federation of Fly Fishers  -  Bert is an FFF Certified Casting Instructor.

Izaak Walton League of America - "One of the oldest conservation organizations in the United States."

Milne Angling Collection - One of the largest collections of angling literature (over 3,500 volumes), located at the University of New Hampshire, including Dame Juliana Berners' A Treatyse of Fysshynge wyth an Angle (1496), considered to be the first book on the subject printed in England.

Natural Resources Defense Council - The NRDC was founded in 1970 "to safeguard the Earth, its people, its plants and animals and the natural systems on which all life depends.".

NYC Department of Environmental Protection - The agency responsible for the NYC water supply.

NYS Department of Environmental Conservation - Fishing license information.

RiverKeeper - "Defending the Hudson. Protecting our Communities"

Theodore Gordon Flyfishers - Dedicated to promoting catch-and-release flyfishing.

Trout In The Classroom - "Connecting children from New York City and Upstate with their watersheds."

Trout Unlimited - Bert is a past President of the Catskill Mountain Chapter, the oldest in New York State.

Watershed Agricultural Council - "Farms and Forests Protecting Water for New York City."

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