Volunteers needed at Burton Hatchery!

September 25, 2013

The Rabun Chapter is looking for volunteers to assist with daily operations at the Lake Burton Fish Hatchery.   Volunteers will perform manual labor work, such as grass cutting, trash pick up, and hatchery run cleaning.   Work will take place each Tuesday and Thursday.   If you are interested in volunteering, please download and fill out the  Background Check form and submit it to Charlie Breithaupt.

Rabun TU Caps for Sale

Baseball-style caps in various colors with the “Rabun Chapter TU” logo will be available to purchase at the monthly Chapter meetings.

Cost is $15 per cap.
Contact Tammy Hopton for more details.

 

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Burton Hatchery Begins Renovation

Visiting hours change. For the first time in 70 plus years, the Lake Burton Trout Hatchery raceways are empty and dry, and the last of the trout has entered North Georgia streams or been transferred to other trout hatcheries. But, why? The hatchery is preparing for a renovation, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. More details here

 

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