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Conservation: Turneffe Atol Marine Reserve is a reality

Thanks to Craig Hayes, owner of Turneffe Flats lodge, and the Turneffe Atoll Trust, Belize officially declared the entire Turneff Atol into a marine reserve. [...]

October 8, 2012 Conservation, News, RECENT

Conservation: Let’s not trash another fishery!

The cruise ship industry, and segments of Key West business support a new dredging project to widen the shipping channel in Key West Harbor so the city can accommodate the arrival of "mega cruise ships". [...]

October 4, 2012 Conservation, RECENT

Long Island on the Fly: Mayhem in Montauk

The perennial madness that breaks out on Long Island's eastern most point every Fall is no secret and somehow every year it ceases not to amaze. [...]

October 3, 2012 Blogs, Destinations, Long Island On The Fly, RECENT

Review: Kill switch life saver

Whether you have a 18-foot East Cape Fury flats boat, 26-foot Twin Vee Ocean Cat or 57-foot offshore fishing boat. This devce is a must. [...]

October 3, 2012 RECENT, Skiffs & Bay Boats

News: Back into the wild: More hunt, fish now

Eleven percent more Americans (ages 16 and older) fished and 9 percent more hunted in 2011 than in 2006, according to a new five-year survey from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. [...]

October 2, 2012 News, RECENT, Spot

News: National (this project needs support) Schools Fishing Program

"Uniting industry leaders and specialty retailers with state and federal wildlife agencies in support of an in-school, accredited angling education program designed to inspire and empower our youth – and genuinely promote the sport of fly fishing." [...]

September 27, 2012 News, RECENT

News: Black bass implant update

By Bob Wattendorf – FWC Fish Busters Bulletin Update: September 27, 2012 The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is proud to announce that its year-old Black Bass Management Plan is moving forward and producing some remarkable results. Implementation [...]

September 27, 2012 Conservation, News, RECENT

Destination: What a deal; Tranquility Hill Lodge, North Andros, Bahamas!

I called a friend of mine from California (we do occasional emails and exchange Christmas cards). [...]

September 26, 2012 Destinations, RECENT, Spot

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