Tag: Umpqua

Umpqua marks 45th anniversary with $45,000 donation to Tongass National Forest

Umpqua has celebrated its 45th anniversary with a $45,000 donation to the Tongass National Forest in Alaska.

Colorado fly-fishing company, Umpqua, has marked its 45th year with a $45,000 donation to conservation generated by sales of its products. Umpqua pledged the contribution to Alaska’s Tongass National Forest two years ago at ICAST and raised the money from sales of its Tongass packs and bags. The donation, made in collaboration with the Sportsman’s Alliance, […]

The Umpqua Tongass Initiative

Immense. Wild. Beautiful. Critical. Welcome to the Tongass National Forest — what many people call the United States’ most unique national forest.

Immense. Wild. Beautiful. Critical. Welcome to the Tongass National Forest — what many people call the United States’ most unique national forest. It’s vast — approximately the size of West Virginia — and occupies most of Southeast Alaska. At nearly 17 million acres, it is the world’s largest remaining temperate rain forest and hosts some […]