Fly Life Magazine

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Annual list of best bass fishing lakes

There's nothing close to bass fishing participation. The temperate basses, as they are known, produce, willingly, every enjoyment an angler seeks [...]

April 19, 2017 RECENT, Slide

We have “sustainable” economic power… not dig, pollute and run power

We have the economic power to overcome congresses self-serving surge to destroy our environment and sell off our public lands [...]

February 22, 2017 RECENT, Slide

News: President Obama Signs Outdoor REC Act into Law

Given the McMorris Rodgers’ nomination as Interior Secretary, President-elect Trump, paradoxically, voiced support for maintaining fishing and hunting on public lands. Go figure? [...]

December 12, 2016 News, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: Report finds anglers have unexpectedly diverse lifestyles

Lifestyle segments with the lowest rate of anglers leaving the sport, make up the most rural markets of all. The most common are agricultural and forestry communities along the Appalachians [...]

January 8, 2016 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: We are powerful . . . if we are together

Economic contributions to the respective state economies from anglers who live within each congressional district, but not the economic contributions that occur within any given district [...]

December 21, 2015 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: American Sportfishing Association and National Marine Manufacturers Association partner

By joining forces with NMMA in 2016, as we did with IFTD in 2013, we are creating a one-of-a-kind trade event for the sportfishing industry with a new boating component that enhances the attendee experience [...]

November 30, 2015 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

News: Final GMP for ENP meets expectations of stakeholders

Covering much of the southern tip of mainland Florida and nearly all of Florida Bay, Everglades National Park is home to some of the best recreational fishing opportunities that Florida has to offer [...]

September 4, 2015 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

News: Conservation efforts to improve “Biscayne Park” gets a rude smack-down

Biscayne National Park's efforts to restore a decaying reef and fishery are rebuffed by Republicans Ros-Lehtinen, Mario Diaz-Balart, Carlos Curbelo... [...]

July 31, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: Orlando ICAST / IFTD wows ’em

Before one heads off into the sunset make it a point to go to an ICAST / IFTD Show. The show always buzzes with enthusiasm and camaraderie [...]

July 23, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide

News: NOAA’s Recreational Fishing Policy fully supported

The NOAA Fisheries plan will focus its efforts over a 4 years to support the recreational fishing policy and deliver quality science, service, and stewardship [...]

April 28, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide