Our regular Monthly Meeting will be August 21st at the Mauldin Cultural Center, beginning at 6:30 pm. Mark White will be our speaker! Mark is the Orvis fishing manager and current vice-president of our chapter. He is a geologist by profession. Mark will speak on Fishing Kootenai River in Montana and tail water tactics for western rivers.
Reminder: We'll be meeting in the Veterans room instead of our regular meeting room.
Come early for casting practice on the lawn!
We invite you to attend our monthly chapter meetings at the:
Mauldin Cultural Center
101 East Butler Road
Mauldin, SC 29662
Meetings begin at 6:30 pm.
Light snacks are provided.
September Monthly Meeting
Melanie Ruhlman, President of Save Our Saluda, will be our speaker!
Melanie Ruhlman is a water resources specialist with over 20 years of professional experience in water resource assessment and planning. Her professional career has included work in industry, government, and private consulting in Atlanta, Athens, and Greenville. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Forestry from North Carolina State University and master’s degree in Forest Hydrology from the University of Georgia. Melanie’s areas of expertise include watershed assessment and planning, stormwater management, watershed hydrology, water quality, erosion and sediment control, stream surveys, soils, wetlands, public outreach and education, and technical writing. She currently serves as President of Save Our Saluda, an all-volunteer citizen based watershed group whose mission is to protect and restore the Saluda River Watershed. Melanie enjoys life on the North Saluda River in Marietta, South Carolina with her husband and two children. She loves paddling, camping, biking, hiking and gardening.