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PA Steelhead Association Meeting Wednesday, December 8

The PA Steelhead Association will conduct its next regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, December 8, 2021, at 7:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at the  American Legion Post 773, at 4109 W. 12th Street in Erie. Note the new meeting time. 

December’s presenter will be Tom Fuhrman, Founder and Executive Director of the Lake Erie Region Conservancy from 2001 till 2018 and currently a PSA board member.

Due to the continuing effects of COVID all board members will be wearing mask at the meetings and all members are encouraged to wear mask regardless of vaccine status. Mask can be supplied for those who don’t have them with them!

The meeting is free and the public is invited to attend. 

Meetings are held at 7:30 pm on the second Wednesday of each month from August through April. 

Steelhead spawning in progress at Trout Run and Fairview Hatchery
The PA Fish and Boat Commission is in the process of collecting and spawning steelhead. The first step is collecting fish in the nursery waters of Trout Run, at Avonia Beach at the foot of Avonia Road in Fairview. The second step is to spawn the fish at the Fairview State Fish Hatchery on Lohrer Road in Fairview. 

The schedule of activities is HERE. Note that this is subject to change based on weather conditions. 

The activities are open to the public. You can also watch the collection process on the Avonia web cam.