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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

Cuba – photos, sketches, people, bones, poons and permit

Cuba is the new goto fishery for bones, tarpon, and permit. Its pristine waters hold hungry flats animals and being alone with them is magical. [...]

February 16, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Of Interest: Condoms and Cuban fishermen’s ingenuity

In Cuba, mechanics can fix anything, even if it requires hand building from scratch the smallest part. So it goes with fishing needs as well [...]

November 18, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Of Interest, 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

Book Review: Frank O’Brien, a man with a vision, passion and “True Grit”

The origin of offshore big game fishing can be found in this book, and Frank O'Brien was a part of it. He loved what he did, flourished in it and influenced it in a big way [...]

July 20, 2016 Book Review, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Destinations: Aventura de la pesca de mosca en Cuba con Orvis

Fly fishing in Cuba is set to mature. There are hoards of snook, bones, tarpon and more. Some areas getfew or no visitors at all. And most oddly, the Cuban government wants to keep its fisheries pristine. What a concept! [...]

May 11, 2016 Destinations, RECENT, Slide

Travel Log: Cuban mothership adventure – Part 2

We eased into deeper water, and after a couple of shots at small tarpon pods, we found a permit cruising in the loose swells off the beach. [...]

February 25, 2016 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide

Travel Log: Cuban mothership adventure – Part 1

With the easing of political and business restrictions by the current US administration, Cuba is finally becoming a legal fly fishing destination for American anglers. [...]

January 29, 2016 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide, Uncategorized

Feature Story: Packing to go bonefishing? Don’t forget…

As much as I have traveled, and as much time I put into planing, I do not think I have ever said: I have thought of everything. There is always something I missed [...]

December 22, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide

News: US and Cuba to sign agreement on marine conservation and research

Scientists from the US and across the world are gathering this week in Havana for the 10th Ocean Sciences Conference to discuss climate change and conservation. US and Cuban scientists have long recognized the need for collaboration [...]

November 20, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide