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News: Fracking on our public and private lands

Here's a letter sent to U. S. Interior Department, BLM by Kate Zimmerman, Policy Director – Public Lands, National Wildlife Federation, Rocky Mountain Regional Center; Brad Powell, Energy Director, Sportsmen Conservation Project, Trout Unlimited and Edward B. Arnett, Ph.D., Director, [...]

September 24, 2012 Conservation, News, RECENT, Uncategorized

News: Billfish Conservation Act passes house of “NO” and Senate

After four years of work, recreational anglers and ocean conservationists can today celebrate a rare feat: the Billfish Conservation Act passed the Senate and is now headed to President Obama’s desk for his signature. [...]

September 24, 2012 News, RECENT

News: Baseball, “Fish” give Chipper fly fishing gear as farewell gift

Last night, the Marlins take time before the game to honor Chipper Jones in his last appearance in Marlins Park. [...]

September 20, 2012 News, RECENT

News: Great news – AFFTA and ICAST same place and time 2013

For Immediate Release [...]

September 17, 2012 News, RECENT, Spot

News: Costa’s Project Permit surpasses 1,000 tagged in Florida.

Thanks to anglers and guides that have participated in Costa’s Project Permit we are about to surpass 1,000 tagged permit in Florida. [...]

September 12, 2012 Conservation, News, RECENT, Spot

Conservation: Love thy spearfisher – lionfish invasion, but they’re delicious to eat

FLORIDA KEYS (CBSMiami) – Calling all South Florida fishermen who want to take part in an upcoming Lionfish Derby. Lionfish, which have no natural reef predators except man, are wrecking ecological chaos because they eat important indigenous fish such as [...]

September 5, 2012 Conservation, News, RECENT, Spot

News: Tarpon may finally become catch and release only!

Tarpon, often referred to as the silver king of game fish, could become a catch-and-release-only fishery if new rules under consideration by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission are adopted. [...]

September 4, 2012 Conservation, News, RECENT, Spot, Uncategorized

News: Best of show awards in Reno

Sadly, not one from our editors made it to Reno for the Fly Tackle Dealers Show. I went north to fish with Andrew Derr, Fly Life's field editor; tackling some of his "hidden" spots for blues and few stripers still [...]

August 24, 2012 News, RECENT, Spot

Fishing Freshwater: Casting in Colorado, away from the crowds

By CHRISTOPHER SOLOMON / NYT 8/19/2012 Seattle, Washington P: 347-556-6364 E: solochris (at) gmail (dot) com Skype: solomonchris My Sunday edition of the New York Times, which hangs out on chairs, tables and my desk through at least Thursday’s, is [...]

August 22, 2012 Destinations, News, RECENT, Spot

News: AFFTA releases Fly Fishing Industry Data

Posted on 08/17/2012 by admin New Fly Fishing Industry Data Day one of the International Fly Tackle Dealer Expo in Reno was highlighted by AFFTA’s release of some valuable data on the fly fishing industry.  The “Survey of U.S. Fly [...]

August 21, 2012 News, RECENT, Spot