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Texas Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame 2000

Sabine River Authority

The SRA is the controlling authority of Lake Fork, the premier bass fishing lake in Texas. During planning and construction of the lake, SRA cooperated with TPWD biologists in making the lake the best it could be.

Leonard Ranne

Ranne was founder of Texas Black Bass Unlimited and Freshwater Anglers Association, two major conservation organizations in Texas. TBBU contributed over $500,000 to help build the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center and raised money for a number of other projects benefiting anglers and the environment.

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