Adopt-the-Hooch

Georgia's Adopt-A-Stream Program

Since 2011, we have participated in the Georgia Environmental Division's (EPD) Adopt-A-Stream program through Adopt-the-Hooch. As part of this effort, we monitor tributaries to the Chattahoochee River testing for chemical and bacterial water quality.

Learn more about the Georgia Adopt-A-Stream Program by clicking on this link http://www.georgiaadoptastream.org/

In 2013, our Adopt-the-Hooch program was acknowledged by the Georgia EPD with its annual Partnership Award.

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Dream Trip 2020 – Fly Fishing for Two

The Grand Prize is five days hosted fishing and six nights lodging in Idaho July 26-31, 2020 (plus other goodies too). The drawing for the 2020 Dream Trip will occur after the “shelter in place” […]

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#cleanmywater – Orvis Winter Winners

#CMW 2019 Winter Winners Congratulations to Oconee River chapter President Danny Jackson (right) shown with UCCTU President Connor Reynolds on winning one of the prizes in our winter promotion. Philip Tipton also won a prize […]

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Chattahoochee Riverlands Demonstration Projects

Download the PDF to review Chattahoochee Riverlands Demonstration Projects. 191025_Demonstration_Sites_Digital_Submission_PDF

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We Still Need Help — Support the Embrace a Stream Project

CLICK HERE TO DONATE Regardless if you float, fish, or recreate on the Chattahoochee, it’s where Metro Atlanta gets 75% of it’s drinking water. This is your opportunity to give back to the Hooch and […]

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2nd Annual Fly Fishing Clinic for Women was a Great Success

UCCTU and Alpharetta Outfitters hosted a FREE 1/2-Day Fly Fishing Clinic for women. REVIEW OF LAST YEAR’S EVENT Oct, 20th 2019 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Chattahoochee Nature Center 9135 Willeo Rd, Roswell, GA 30075 […]

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Annual Fall Fundraiser Coming October 27

Our annual fundraiser will be held at Ippolito’s Italian Restaurant on Tuesday, October 27, 2020. Social fun, exhibits, and silent auction begin at 5 pm. The event ends at 9 pm. Silent and Live Auctions […]

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Lots of Trash Removed in October’s River Cleanup

We recently held a Chattahoochee River cleanup with the Chattahoochee Riverkeeper, on Saturday, October 19, 2019, at Jones Bridge Park. Following the cleanup, we hosted a BBQ lunch for the participants. Lunch and beverages were […]

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Trout in the Classroom Panel

We will not have a guest speaker, instead, we will hear from a Trout in the Classroom Panel consisting of volunteers and select 2019 participating program teachers. Times: 6-7 Social 7-9 Meeting Location: Ippolito’s 2270 […]

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Rivers Edge Outfitters at Ippolito’s Aug 27th

Guest speaker will be from Rivers Edge Outfitters in preparation for our 2019 Fall trip to NC.   Tuesday, August 27th Times: 6-7 Social 7-9 Meeting Ippolito’s 2270 Holcomb Bridge Rd, Roswell, GA 30076

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Wes McElroy at the Sweetwater Taproom + Kitchen

July Meeting (Sweetwater)  Guest Speaker Wes McElroy (Unicoi) We’ll see you all in the new Sweetwater Taproom + Kitchen on July 23rd from 6-9. We’re excited to have Wes McElroy, Unicoi Outfitters Assistant Manager, present […]

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