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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

Conservation: Riding High; the science of tarpon

Riding High: The Science of Tarpon, is just a brief showing of what is in store for the science section of the full-length version of the film. This segment puts emphasis on the ongoing tarpon satellite tagging programs. [...]

August 27, 2012 Conservation, RECENT, Spot, Videos

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

Conservation: Your best friend may now be a spearfisher. Think about that anglers all!

By SCOCKING@MIAMIHERALD.COM Divers targeting lionfish on Florida reefs It’s open season on invasive lionfish on the reefs of Florida and the Bahamas. On her first-ever scuba diving adventure on the colorful coral reefs and blue holes south of Eleuthera in [...]

August 23, 2012 Conservation, 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

News: Patagonia

Patagonia Inc., the outdoor apparel company, will offer its largest and most advanced selection of new fly fishing products to date in the Spring 2013 season, with gear and apparel options for everything the anglerrequires [...]

August 17, 2012 News, RECENT, Spot

Conservation: One picture is worth . . .

At the IFTD show in Reno, Nevada, Matt Coudayre, editor-in-chief of Blood Knot Magazine took this photo. Our editorial liked it and so I'm posting it for more of you to enjoy. Skip Clement, publisher. [...]

August 15, 2012 Conservation, RECENT, Spot

News: Avid angler is new FWC Chairman

At its meeting June 28 in Palm Beach Gardens, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission elected Vice Chairman Kenneth Wright to serve as Chairman, which was effective effective July 1, 2012. [...]

August 10, 2012 News, RECENT, Spot

Conservation: We got what he bought; Governorship

Tough economic times and a penchant in Tallahassee for “easy solutions” to close budget gaps have left the state’s environmental treasures and wildlife programs in the dumps. What these recreation and conservation lands need is a stable, dedicated source of [...]

August 10, 2012 Conservation, News, RECENT, Spot