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Browsing the "Orri Vigfússon" Tag

The man who saved the salmon dies

Orri Vigfússon brokered fishing rights buyouts with governments and corporations, effectively stopping destructive commercial salmon fishing in the N. Atlantic [...]

July 13, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Industry News: 18th Annual IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame

The world is our fishery and the 2016 Class of IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame Inductees represents us all. This year's esteemed group of anglers is interesting and diverse. [...]

September 15, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide

News: Saving Salmo Salar, the King of Fish

Maine once had the greatest number of salmon rivers in the USA, yet its salmon population is now estimated at around 360 fish. The U.S. has not been fulfilling its duty to restore its salmon stocks [...]

July 28, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide