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Browsing the "Bonefish & Tarpon Trust" Tag

Bonefish pre-spawn site discovered in Andros

BTT has provided funding for and conducted projects that have provided information essential for conservation and led to tangible conservation outcomes [...]

May 16, 2017 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Are you OK with destroying The Everglades?

Tomorrow, many captains and anglers from Florida are taking days off of work to travel to the capital of Florida, Tallahassee, to make their voices heard. [...]

April 10, 2017 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Lefty Kreh on keeping it simple and traveling armed

Lefty Kreh, father of modern day fly fishing, is also one of the most approachable and likable "celebrities" of our sport. He was born to teach and clearly enjoys sharing. [...]

March 28, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

The Bahamas: The rewrite can be called “the flats conspiracy”

Prescott Smith, the dictator of The Bahamas Fly Fishing Industry Association, has ushered in chaos, hard times for Bahamians and a science disconnect. Forgive them . . . [...]

December 13, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide, The Bahamas

Industry News: Bill Curtis – A Remarkable Life

Yes, a remarkable life, always going out of his way to help someone. Bill Curtis was a WWII veteran from a small town in OK. There he learned to fly fish on a $3 store bought bamboo fly rod [...]

October 31, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide

News: BTT and Sunbrella partner

The support of Sunbrella fabrics will enable BTT to continue to expand and diversify its education efforts and continue work to raise awareness about and conserve these remarkable flats fisheries for the future. [...]

September 29, 2016 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Conservation News: BTT expands Bahamas Initiative to North Andros

The largest of Bahama's plus 700 islands is Andros Island - the focus of the BTT/BNT cooperative Initiative on bonefish will be North Andros [...]

September 13, 2016 Conservation News, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Tournament: Louisiana 2016 – Tarpon Rodeo still slaughtering tarpon

In Louisiana, there just doesn't seem to be an end to killing off tarpon just for the boast of it. Game fish like tarpon should be caught and released - more than once [...]

August 5, 2016 RECENT, Slide, Tournament
Conservation: Catch bonefish, save bonefish

Conservation: Catch bonefish, save bonefish

Bonefish and Tarpon Trust have created a bonefish genetics program that requires angler participation in order to gather data [...]

July 8, 2016 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

BTT: Scientific fixes for Florida’s “Code Red” water

There are so many cooks, I mean crooks, in the environmental kitchen of water management in Florida that the outcome has always been the same - more pollution [...]

July 5, 2016 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, RECENT, Slide