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Decorah Fish Hatchery will become the "Chuck Gipp Decorah Fish Hatchery"

Posted: Wed, Jun 6, 2018 2:14 PM

A dedication ceremony will be held next week at the Decorah Fish Hatchery to unveil its new name--"The Chuck Gipp Decorah Fish Hatchery."

Members of the Natural Resource Commission of the Iowa DNR will come to Decorah on Wednesday, June 13th.  They will leave Decorah for a tour of the Fort Atkinson State Preserve beginning at 11:00 a.m.  They will return to Decorah by 1:30 p.m. at Mabe's Pizza for various presentations.

At 3:45 p.m., commissioners will attend the dedication of the Chuck Gipp Decorah Fish Hatchery at 2321 Siewers Spring Road in Decorah.

The Natural Resource Commission will continue its meeting in Decorah on Thursday, June 14th, meeting in room 102 of Luther's Olin Hall of Science.