TGF stands out among conservation organizations in its activism on conservation issues and for over 50 years has been a sought-after advisor and partner for local and national conservation organizations on environmental issues and action, alerting both the general public and the angling community to critical new environmental issues.



TGF supports the education of future conservation activists. Founders Fund Scholarships for postgraduate studies in environmental law and environmental sciences launch promising students on careers in positions to effect real change. And TGF awards scholarships to promising high school seniors from the Catskills who will be entering these fields.