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It’s time to ratchet up bonefish conservation, scientists say

A team of scientists found the decline is affecting all of South Florida and began in 1985, with the lowest catches seen after 1999. [...]

February 15, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Fixing the habitat, the best of Trout Unlimited values expressed

"Natural" predation by birds and animals is reduced by a cover like logs, rock formations, and the water flow constrictions they cause. [...]

February 14, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

RIO Products adds much needed close range line: RIO Creek

Fly fishing small creeks, and feeder streams can be physically taxing, so a fly line that delivers at 25-feet, comfortably, makes life easier. [...]

February 13, 2019 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Striped bass stock assessment is bleak

The assessment indicates that the spawning stock was not only being overfished, but had fallen below the threshold for several years. [...]

February 12, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Winston reopens bamboo shop

Bamboo has been at the heart of the R.L. Winston Rod Company since 1929, when Robert Winther and Lew Stoner first began innovating using split bamboo cane. [...]

February 11, 2019 News, RECENT, Slide

Court clears way for Everglades drilling

An appeals court Tuesday ordered the state to issue a permit to a major Broward County landowner that wants to drill an exploratory oil well in the Everglades. [...]

February 7, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Paul Schluter, CEO of St. Croix Rod, to step aside

Paul Schluter, the CEO of St. Croix Rod, has announced that he will be stepping aside from his current role sometime this year. [...]

February 6, 2019 News, RECENT, Slide

An Angler’s Quest to Play in the NFL

This is an interesting video about JP Flynn and a subject covering a quest not often attempted and seldom achieved. Fly fishing will forever be his adventure. [...]

February 4, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Massachusetts proposal to reduce striped bass mortality

Massachusetts proposal to reduce striped bass mortality By the Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries This winter DMF will be proposing to implement two new conservation measures for the striped bass fisheries aimed at minimizing the number of fish that are [...]

February 1, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Sea herring “Buffer Zone” bans mid-water trawl gear nearshore

Recent efforts from the NEFMC resulted in recommendations to directly account for sea herring’s role as a food source in the ecosystem. [...]

January 31, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide