The Marshall County Conservation was awarded a George H.W. Bush Vamos A Pescar™ Education grant to engage diverse audiences, including Hispanic families, in fishing and kayaking this summer in the Marshalltown area.
Program partners include Pheasants Forever, Izaak Walton League, Tri-County Bass Club, and Marshalltown High School Envirothon Team.
The grant is sponsored by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources’ Fish Iowa! angler education program and the Recreational Fishing and Boating Foundation’s (RBFF) Vamos A Pescar program.
Media Contact: Barb Gigar, Iowa Department of Natural Resources, 515-494-3891 or Emily Herring, Marshall County Conservation, 641-752-5490.