To protect and improve healthy aquatic habitat in reservoir systems for the benefit of fish and wildlife and the enhancement of quality of life for people and their communities

 Executive Committee

Name RFHP Affiliation Organization
Doug Nygren
Midwest AFWA (KS)

Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism
John Moore

Federal Government

Bureau of Land Management
Jeff Lucero

Federal Government

Bureau of Reclamation
W. Reed Green NALMS

National Association of Lake Management
Martin MacDonald
ASA/BassPro Shops

Bass Pro Shops
Mark Oliver
Arkansas Game and Fish Commission
Gene Gilliland
Bass Angler's Sportsman's Society
Don Gabelhouse AFS Administration Section

NE Game, Fish, and Parks
Gary Martel

Virginia Department of Game & Inland Fisheries
Hannibal Bolton

Federal Government

US Fish and Wildlife Service
Craig Walker

Western AFWA (UT)

Utah Division of of Wildlife Resources
Tim Topsilek

Federal Government

US Army Corp of Engineers
Joe Margraf Federal Government United States Geological Survey

National Fish Habitat Action Plan logo

Healthy reservoir systems meet many needs:

  • Habitat for aquatic and terrestrial life

  • Fishing for 20 million freshwater anglers

  • Primary recreation areas for boating, swimming, camping, and other outdoor activities

  • Tourist destinations bringing economic benefit to nearby communities

  • Water supply for agriculture, industry, and municipal use

  • Power generation

  • Flood control

Rotating picture 1 from RFHP projects

To join in this effort, contact:

Jeff Boxrucker, Coordinator
Reservoir Fisheries Habitat
9321 E. State Highway 9
Norman, OK 73026