Chester County’s Water Surveys

The Chester County Water Resources Authority is continuing to collect input from County residents about their water resources and water-based recreation concerns using two online surveys. We have received over 600 responses to these surveys over the past two months, but we want to ensure all residents who would like to provide input have the … Read More

Limit spread of disease and invasive species

Please help limit the spread of disease and invasive species. Keep the fish population healthy by cleaning your equipment before getting into Valley Creek or any other waterway. Anchor Fly, a guide service, online educational platform out of WNC and Trout Unlimited Business Partner has recently partnered with Linda Vance, Associate Director of the Center … Read More

Women’s Introduction to Fly Fishing Clinic

The Muddy Run Chapter of Trout Unlimited is partnering with the PAFBC to hold a fly fishing clinic exclusively for women. ABOUT PROGRAM:Ladies, have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly fish? Now is your opportunity to learn about fly fishing alongside other women, for FREE!  Join PFBC staff, Muddy Creek Trout … Read More

Report What You See

If you see a spill, fish kill, or anything else that doesn’t seem right in or around a stream, call any VFTU officer or board member (see the inside back cover of BankNotes) or contact us by e-mail at ValleyForgeTU@gmail.com or through this website at http://www.valleyforgetu.org/contact-us/ and report directly to the following: Illegal Fishing, Poaching … Read More

Pete Goodman’s Valley Creek Message

Fall of 2020 Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership & Trout Unlimited – Video https://www.tu.org/magazine/pennsylvanias-valley-creek-featured-in-latest-tu-trcp-video/ https://managemywatershed.org/an-interview-with-pete-goodman/ Spring of 2021 Carol Armstrong and Stroud Water Research Center – Blog Interview An Interview With Pete Goodman

Project Healing Waters Coatesville Wins Hazel Harnish Award

I’m pleased to announce that the Coatesville VA has decided to award this year’s Hazel P Harnish Memorial Award to Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing. This is a prestigious local award given in recognition of excellence in volunteering and commemorates the years of loving and dedicated service of long-time volunteer Hazel Harnish. It’s is the highest award available to the hundreds of … Read More

PAFBC Creates New Licensing System To Better Serve Customers

Beginning January 28, visitors to www.HuntFish.pa.gov will discover convenient features like personalized dashboards, autorenewal for fishing licenses, and the ability to report game and furbearer harvests as required. Users who visit the agencies’ websites – www.pgc.pa.gov and www.fishandboat.com – for their licensing and other needs will be seamlessly directed to the new system. HuntFishPA replaces … Read More