Hero for a Day 2013: Improving Wild Trout Habitat in Western Maryland

Volunteers with Trout Unlimited, the Beaver Creek Watershed Association, and Project Healing Waters pitched in to protect a recently discovered population of wild brown trout by installing two footbridges over the creek and planting trees to stabilize and shade the streambanks.

Learn more about volunteer conservation projects near you at fieldandstream.com/heroforaday.