Tongass featured in new television series

A new television show, “On the Rise,” which was shot last year on the Tongass National Forest, is currently airing this week on the Sportsman Channel (GCI cable channel 306.)

The show is made possible by Trout Unlimited, will air today at 12:30 p.m. and again at 10 a.m. on Saturday. To view the trailer, go here:

This episode was shot in the Tongass last fall and is the first of two shows about sport fishing opportunities and conservation in the Tongass National Forest set to air this year.

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