MSU Library sponsors an annual Trout Lecture featuring speakers that speak to
all aspects of trout and salmonid culture and represent the diversity of angling.

Save Thursday, October 10, 2024
for the Trout Lecture with Author Carl Hiaasen

More information will be posted here as it becomes available. If you have questions, please contact Trout and Salmonids Librarian Jim Thull,, 406-994-5305,

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Jen Brown

Historian and MSU alumna presents "The History of Western Fly Fishing in Five Flies"


Jim Goetz

Jim Goetz

Attorney Jim Goetz presents "The Waters Belong to Everyone: The Montana Stream Access Cases" 


Henry Hughes

Henry Hughes

Writer and professor Henry Hughes presents "The Sensual Fish"



Martha Williams

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Director Martha Williams presents "Wild Trout in Montana"


Jeremey Wade

Jeremy Wade

Animal Planet's River Monsters host, writer, and extreme angler, Jeremy Wade presents "How Healthy Are The World's Rivers?"



Thomas McGuane

Thomas McGuane

Award-winning author


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Chris Wood

President of Trout Unlimited


Dan Wenk

Dan Wenk

Superintendent of Yellowstone National Park presents "Native Fish Conservation in Yellowstone National Park."


Nathaniel Reed

Nathaniel Reed

Former Assistant Secretary of the Interior for Fish, Wildlife and Parks


James Prosek

James Prosek

Celebrated artist and author


Richard Hoffman

Richard Hoffman

“Trout and Fly, Work and Play, in Medieval Europe.”


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