On Saturday March 25, enjoy the Ithaca Fishing and Conservation Day, featuring Caring for Cayuga talks by Mel Russo & others. 9 am – 4 pm Ithaca High School Cafeteria - 140 N Cayuga Street Ithaca NY 14850

  • Free family friendly event!
  • Educational booths and displays
  • Fly-fishing and fly tying related instruction
  • Fishing vendors and exhibitors

Saturday March 25: Caring for Cayuga: Talks for the Public

10:45 am Introduction by Bill Foster, Cayuga Lake Floating Classroom

11:00 am “Cold Water Safety” Gene Little, US Coast Guard Auxiliary

11:25 am “Paddling Fun & Safety” Jennifer Miller, Paddle-n-More

Noon “Origin of the Species of Fish in Seneca & Cayuga Lakes” Mel Russo, Cayuga Lake Watershed Network

1:10 pm “Embrace the Lake Cleanups for Spring” Hilary Lambert, Cayuga Lake Watershed Steward

1:30 pm “Introduction to Steelhead Fishing in Oregon” Shahab Farzanagan 

Admission and Programs are FREE

Donations Appreciated – Proceeds go to Youth Environmental Education Scholarship & Trout in the Classroom

Sponsored by the Leon Chandler Chapter of Trout Unlimited