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Deerfield River TU to measure economic impact of fly fishing

By Mary Serreze for Mass Live DEERFIELD — Anglers travel from far and wide to cast into the waters of the Deerfield River and its many cold water tributaries. When sportsmen and women visit the region, they buy restaurant meals, [...]

March 7, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Opinion: Public lands in private hands

By this move, Republicans essentially announced that they see zero value in the lands that this nation has paid and labored to protect for more than a century. [...]

March 3, 2017 Conservation, Opinion, RECENT, Slide

Trending near you – no more clean water

Hunters & anglers today condemned an administration decision to withdraw the Clean Water Rule, commonsense guidance that would enhance critical wildlife habitat. [...]

March 3, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Technology now cleaning our rivers and waterways

Mr. Trash Wheel is Baltimore's favorite trash collecting robotic icon. Since his installation at the Baltimore Harbor at 2014, he has picked up 420 tons. [...]

March 2, 2017 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Uncategorized

Chuitna River’s salmon spawning grounds are facing potential decimation

If permitted, the Chuitna River mine would be the first strip mine in Alaska that was excavated directly through salmon spawning habitat. [...]

March 1, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

JMI Study: There’s Economic Hell In High Water

Opponents of Senate President Joe Negron’s call for building a massive water storage area South of Lake Okeechobee are turning up the heat. [...]

February 28, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

News: US House committee urges EPA to drop opposition to Pebble mine

A U.S. House committee on Wednesday urged the Environmental Protection Agency to reverse plans to limit development at the proposed Bristol Bay Pebble project. [...]

February 24, 2017 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Signs of Restoration – The new Elwha River mouth

This will be the first year that fish that migrated out since the dam came down make it back upriver, making 2017 a year to watch on the Elwha. [...]

February 22, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

A statement from BTT president, Jim McDuffie

To express your support of SB 10 and HB 761 to your state representatives, please visit BTT.org/fixourwater and make your voice heard. [...]

February 17, 2017 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Martin Commission backs Negron’s plan to curb Lake Okeechobee discharges

By a 4-1 vote Tuesday, Martin County commissioners supported state legislation to buy land south of Lake Okeechobee for a reservoir to help curtail discharges to the St. Lucie River. [...]

February 15, 2017 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide