Conservationist works to keep Animas River healthy for fish

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Conservationist works to keep Animas River healthy for fish

“There's a reason why I live here, and it's because it's some of the best of the best. We're pretty lucky,” says Ty Churchwell of trout fishing in the area. He is backcountry coordinator for Trout Unlimited. Mining at the turn of the 20th century largely killed off trout in the Animas River.

Conservationist works to keep Animas River healthy for fish

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“There's a reason why I live here, and it's because it's some of the best of the best. We're pretty lucky,” says Ty Churchwell of trout fishing in the area. He is backcountry coordinator for Trout Unlimited. Mining at the turn of the 20th century largely killed off trout in the Animas River.
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