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Former Michigan DNR chief tells story of how salmon got to Great Lakes

In the abundance of alewives, Tanner saw an opportunity. He wanted to establish a recreational fishing industry and thought the alewives would be great prey for salmon. [...]

March 19, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

FL Rep. Rooney takes on the sugar industry

He says sugar farmers are in large part responsible for the blooms and believes he has the answer to solve the water crisis. [...]

March 18, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Trump’s budget has less for Everglades projects

In January, Gov. Ron DeSantis recommended the state should appropriate $360 million for Everglades restoration projects. [...]

March 14, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Unexpected cooling ocean waters lead to more salmon

The annual NOAA report tracks a series of species, and climate and ocean conditions, as barometers of ocean health and productivity. [...]

March 14, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Outdoor boom comes as jobs in extraction decline

From 2012 to 2016, extraction jobs declined by nearly a third as outdoor recreation employment jumped 16 percent. [...]

March 13, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

George H.W. Bush inducted into fishing hall of fame

President Bush was a passionate recreational angler, often targeting striped bass and bluefish in Kennebunkport, ME or bonefish in the Keys. [...]

March 12, 2019 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

One Pacific salmon out of 100 survives the ocean

The goal of the researchers is to find out why so few salmon survive the ocean, only one in a hundred. This study's finding greatly anticipated. [...]

March 7, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

House sends bipartisan public lands package to president

The usual anti public opinion senators Mike Lee (R-UT) and contrarian Rand Paul (R-KY) almost railroaded the LWCF out of existence, but failed. [...]

February 27, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Industry News: RIO’s ConnectCore fly line and it’s advantages

When casting RIO's ConnectCore fly lines, there's a noticeable advantage versus more stretchable fly lines, especially on hard sets or on big fish. [...]

February 27, 2019 News, RECENT, Slide

Trout shortcuts and the infinity knot

What's knot to live by when you're fly fishing? Chuck Marshall, does an excellent job presenting what he calls the infinity knot. [...]

February 26, 2019 News, RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics