Help us save the Menominee River!

Aquila Resources Inc., a Canadian mining company, wants to develop a metallic sulfide mine on Michigan’s shoreline of the Menominee River.  The edge of the open pit/underground mine would be within 100 feet of the river.  This poses numerous risks to the river, Lake Michigan, and the surrounding environment. I’m working with Kathleen Heideman at the Upper Peninsula Environment Coalition (UPEC) (www.upenvironment.org) and Ron Henriksen of the Front 40 Group (www.menomineeriver.com) to raise funds to pay for a technical review of the mining company’s Wetland Permit application. We are planning on having an technical review of the mining company’s Wetlands…

Welcome Gavin Marquart to the Tight Lines Guide Staff

Tight Lines is excited to welcome the newest member to our guide staff Gavin Marquart.  We look forward to many years of good times at camp with this you man.   GAVIN MARQUART   Gavin grew up in the Green Bay area chasing any warm water species willing to eat a fly. He spent his undergrad at the University of Wisconsin La Crosse where much of his time went to chasing inland trout in the Driftless region. In the fall his attention shifts to huge flies and rigid rods in hopes of a boat side musky ambush. His passion for…