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General Meeting May 18, 2016: Dave Lass

  • May 18, 2017
  • 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
  • HCC

General Meeting May 19th

Guest Speaker - Dave Lass Trout Unlimited



David Lass Biography

David operates as California’s Field Director and runs the Tahoe office for TU, based out of Truckee, CA. Within this role, David looks over all public lands issues in the Northern Sierra and Southern Cascades that concern trout and salmon, and works to build local, regional and statewide support among sportsmen to engage in policy and project level decisions that protect the last, best places we have to hunt and fish. Coordinating the Sierra Meadows Project, Lahontan Basin Initiative and Youth Education programs across California and Nevada fill out the remainder of his work portfolio with TU. As a fanatical angler, skier, and photographer, he is happy to call the Sierra his home.

Education

David graduated from Colorado State University from the Warner College of Natural Resources on the Dean’s List earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Parks and Protected Area Management with a double major in Outdoor Recreation and Tourism.

Writer

David is published in multiple print media including California Fly Fisher, TROUT, Sierra Fisherman, SW Fly Fisherman, Moonshine Ink and had a reoccurring fishing/conservation column in the Tahoe Weekly between 2009-2011. He has written opinion pieces for the Sierra Sun, Reno Gazette, Tahoe Tribune, The Union, Mountain Democrat and Sacramento Bee.

Photographer

David is an avid photographer and has pictures published in California Fly Fisher, Sierra Fisherman, TROUT, Tahoe Weekly and multiple websites.

TV/Movie

·      On the Rise – Little Truckee River, CA

·      On the Rise – Pyramid Lake, NV

·      TU California

·      Fish Eye 4: Through Anglers Eyes – Burl Productions

·      Mewuk Canyon – Patagonia

·      Things Worth Protecting

·      Treasured Landscapes: Truckee River Watershed

·      Cali Rush

Fly Fishing Guide

  • Country Sport Limited Fly Shop – Portland, OR
  • North Park Anglers – Walden, CO
  • Buffalo Creek Lodge – Rand, CO
  • Matt Heron School of Fly Fishing – Squaw Valley, CA
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