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American Heroes: Service men and women

"Let every nation know that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, to assure the survival and success of liberty." [...]

May 29, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Is climate change an opportunity for Atlantic salmon?

Current U. S. anti-science administration threatens to derail the future of Maine's heroic effort to restore the Atlantic salmon population [...]

May 26, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Long rods for small streams

Long fly rods for small waters and small trouts are not a contrarian's view of fly fishing. If you think of the advantages, you may just convince yourself [...]

May 24, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

It turns out it’s not frankenfish

Snakeheads, an import from Asia, most likely dumped in bodies of water from pet store bought fish that grew too big. They're found in MA to FL [...]

May 23, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Choosing the right waders and boots

The folks at The Fish Hawk fly shop in Atlanta walk you through the process of picking the right waders and wading boots and insist on GoreTex. [...]

May 22, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Tips & Tactics: Born again bassin’

Bass fight hard and become aerialists for your pleasure. I’ve come to revere them as the best - pound for pound - gamefish. [...]

May 19, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Why are shark flies orange or orange?

Shark fishing, catch and release, has been popular in South Florida for decades. Spinner sharks along the Atlantic coast of South Florida are winter regulars [...]

May 18, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Together, against the mines, we can make a difference…

The solution to the challenges facing native fish can be found at the confluence of empowered and passionate local communities and the best available science [...]

May 17, 2017 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Bonefish pre-spawn site discovered in Andros

BTT has provided funding for and conducted projects that have provided information essential for conservation and led to tangible conservation outcomes [...]

May 16, 2017 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Video: RIO’s Rob Parkins on fishing the hopper/dropper rig

If you have any questions about how to properly fish the tandem hopper/dropper rig, this video from the minds at RIO Products is for you. [...]

May 15, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos