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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

Joan Wulff honored at NYC fund raiser

Some people are special way beyond their greatness. Joan Wulff is the quintessential living example of that. She effervesces everything good about our species [...]

May 19, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

BTT: Tarpon Genetics Program – One distinct population exists

Our study used a much more extensive dataset and advanced analytical methods to reveal trans-Atlantic connectivity and one region-wide tarpon stock. [...]

March 16, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

BTT: Research will continue on Cuba sport fishery and harvests

Bonefish and Tarpon Trust, University of Havana and University of Miami have partnered and will continue researching Cuba's sport fishery to document harvests. [...]

March 9, 2017 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Ghost Stories: Keeping the Legends’ Stories Alive

Tom Karrow's study, the oral history of bonefish guiding in the Bahamas, serves as a historical marker for all that is known about bonefish angling, anywhere! [...]

October 19, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Ghost Stories, Slide

Conservation News: DeCaprio’s Blackadore Caye Development stirs call to action

Billed as a luxury hotel and resort built on green values and technologies, it in fact would do more harm than good to the flats in the area. [...]

September 7, 2016 Conservation News, FEATURE STORY, Slide

BTT: Maverick Boat Group sponsors tarpon acoustic tagging program

Coral Gables, FL (August 25, 2016) — Maverick Boat Group, builders of the Maverick brand of flats skiffs, announced today its sponsorship of a major new research program by Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, which seeks to unlock the mysteries of [...]

August 26, 2016 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Gillnetting: The scourge of flats fisheries around the world

While we shake our heads in disbelief at third world countries that self-destruct by overfishing, we seldom look in the mirror. If we did, we'd see Florida, Louisianna, and . . . [...]

August 17, 2016 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

BTT: Population genetics and larval biology of bonefish in Cuba

BTT, Dr. Jon Shenker, and FIT address whether changes in Cuban bonefish abundance influence the supply of larvae to the Florida Keys? [...]

July 29, 2016 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Bonefish & Tarpon Trust: The Bahamas flats regs . . . a sigh of relief

We are pleased that the Bahamas has agreed on very sensible regulations that will benefit the fisheries as well as those who travel there to fish. [...]

July 25, 2016 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, Conservation, RECENT, Slide