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Take Action: Pull Olympic Peninsula wild steelhead off the menu

Seafood Watch claims wild steelhead harvested from the Olympic Peninsula are a “Good Alternative” and a sustainable fish choice. The data says otherwise. [...]

March 14, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide, Take Action, Videos

Using redd counts to estimate escapement of steelhead

Redds are nests dug by steelhead in stream gravel, and as anglers know, redds can be easily observed when they are fresh and water clarity is good. [...]

March 13, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Another killer, easy to tie mop fly that “catches”

To tie mop flies by the box full, go to Wall Mart's car cleaning accessories section and get a hundred year supply of mop noodles for under $10 [...]

March 9, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Women anglers favorably impacting outdoor life

Female anglers are now as much a 25% of all anglers... according to ASA sources. Their conservation contributions outweigh that percentage [...]

March 8, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Deerfield River TU to measure economic impact of fly fishing

By Mary Serreze for Mass Live DEERFIELD — Anglers travel from far and wide to cast into the waters of the Deerfield River and its many cold water tributaries. When sportsmen and women visit the region, they buy restaurant meals, [...]

March 7, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Rio’s Amateur Fly Fishing Film Contest is energized and underway

Rio's Amateur Fly Fishing Film Contest is underway. Check out February's entries for some amazing fly fishing action in both the fresh and salted varieties of water. [...]

March 6, 2017 RECENT, Slide, Videos

Opinion: Public lands in private hands

By this move, Republicans essentially announced that they see zero value in the lands that this nation has paid and labored to protect for more than a century. [...]

March 3, 2017 Conservation, Opinion, RECENT, Slide

Trending near you – no more clean water

Hunters & anglers today condemned an administration decision to withdraw the Clean Water Rule, commonsense guidance that would enhance critical wildlife habitat. [...]

March 3, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Chuitna River’s salmon spawning grounds are facing potential decimation

If permitted, the Chuitna River mine would be the first strip mine in Alaska that was excavated directly through salmon spawning habitat. [...]

March 1, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

JMI Study: There’s Economic Hell In High Water

Opponents of Senate President Joe Negron’s call for building a massive water storage area South of Lake Okeechobee are turning up the heat. [...]

February 28, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide