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Want some feel good news? – Breaking Barriers Awards

Breaking Barriers Awards were created to honor individuals who have gone above and beyond to bring new blood into fly fishing, to break down the barriers of introduction. [...]

May 11, 2017 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

ASMFC Addendum V to Amendment 6 Voted Down 10-5

Yesterday the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission debated on whether or not an increase in striped bass harvest of about 10% should be allowed for next year. [...]

May 11, 2017 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Norway’s land based alternative to net pen salmon farms

Land-based aquaculture is becoming mainstream fish farming while open pen sea-based fish farming has run into huge environmental and product health issues [...]

May 8, 2017 News, RECENT, Slide

“America’s Greatest Idea” is under attack

The United States of America is unique in the world because of public lands. Protecting them, and clean air and water should never be politicized [...]

May 2, 2017 News, RECENT, Slide

China’s over-fishing devastates on a large scale

Increasingly, China’s growing armada of distant-water fishing vessels is heading to the waters of West Africa, drawn by corruption and weak enforcement... [...]

May 1, 2017 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Farmed striped bass to hit the East End of Long Island

While fish farming is already taking place in local waters, Manna Fish Farms will become the first company to farm fish in federal waters off the east coast of the United States. [...]

April 27, 2017 News, RECENT, Slide

Fissues.org seeks to inform and engage NE and Mid-Atlantic fishermen

We need fisheries management – from regional regulations to federal law and policy – to benefit the people and communities that rely on healthy oceans [...]

April 21, 2017 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Are you OK with destroying The Everglades?

Tomorrow, many captains and anglers from Florida are taking days off of work to travel to the capital of Florida, Tallahassee, to make their voices heard. [...]

April 10, 2017 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Industry News: Denver welcomes back International Fly Tackle Dealer Show

The Mountain West is the epicenter of the fly fishing industry and the City of Denver is excited to partner with AFTTA to host the IFTD show. [...]

March 29, 2017 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Fishermen angle victory to protect link in ocean’s food chain

Blueback herring are a vital link in the East Coast’s ocean and coastal food web because they are a food source for striped bass, marine mammals and sea birds. [...]

March 28, 2017 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide