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Disagreement prevails over new menhaden rules

The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission approved changes to menhaden fishing rules, including an 8 percent increase in East Coast quota. [...]

November 15, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Fly Fishing Show gears up for 2018

The Fly Fishing Show of shows brings fly fishing the world around to a big tent near you. Explore all that’s new, good, better and best in angling with a fly. [...]

November 14, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Angler advantage, knowing what fish see

Many types of schooling fish and most large fish, particularly predators, have large eyes, but it's where they feed that determines the value needs of their vision [...]

November 13, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Video: Menhaden conservation video hits home

Menhaden is the second largest fishery in the US. VA and NJ currently control more than 96% of the coast wide quota while perspectives among state fishery managers are not even close to alignment. [...]

November 9, 2017 RECENT, Slide, Videos

EPA’s Pruitt promotes more mining pollution

The first step in the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) process is scoping. Scoping is the initial process of determining what issues should be studied in the EIS. [...]

November 8, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Fish Migrations: Anadromous to Potamodromous?

Anadromous fish are born in freshwater, then migrate to the ocean as juveniles where they grow into adults before migrating back into freshwater to spawn. [...]

November 8, 2017 RECENT, Slide

The flavor of salmon cooked right

With some fish species, freshness makes a significant difference in table taste. Mahi Mahi (dolphinfish) is a prime example. Salmon are hardier in that regard [...]

November 7, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Knots: The importance of being earnest about them

The knot choice made to tie a fly onto the tippet is only and always about the action you want out of the fly. If a toothy animal it’s a wire knot, if not, your call [...]

November 6, 2017 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Gear Review: Costa Del Mar’s Fantail 580P

The Costa Del Mar Fantail 580P's are lightweight and give me crisp and clear vision for bright days on the water. [...]

November 3, 2017 Gear, Gear Review, RECENT, Slide

BTT: Protecting spawning permit in the Special Permit Zone

The new spawning season closure would be April through July. This item is tentatively scheduled for the December 2017 FWC Commission meeting in Gainesville. [...]

November 2, 2017 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide