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NY Governor Cuomo signs bill to protect Menhaden

The measure will strengthen conservation efforts by prohibiting the commercial use of purse seines, that can encircle an entire school of fish. [...]

April 22, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

ASGA’s Striped Bass 101 – Part 2

We are not in the same place we were back in the mid-70s/early 80s, when moratoria was absolutely justified. [...]

April 18, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

We’re losing fish to eat as oceans warm

Marine life subjected to the most drastic effects of climate change - oceans absorbed 93 percent of the heat that is trapped by the greenhouse gases. [...]

March 1, 2019 Conservation, RECENT, 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

Overfishing menhaden is okay with Virginia

Over-reduction of menhaden always will mean fewer stripers and much smaller stripers, fewer birds of prey and less migrating top predators. [...]

January 14, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Has the striped bass stock crashed?

Early indicators do show we may be facing new management decisions on striped bass in the very near future. [...]

December 20, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Atlantic bigeye tuna is approaching collapse

After the iconic Atlantic bluefin tuna, which can go for tens of thousands of dollars per fish, the Atlantic bigeye is the next priciest tuna. [...]

November 21, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Striped Bass Management: When will we learn?

Much like pulling a thread on a sweater, it won’t take much for the striped bass management to unravel once even the smallest section of the EEZ is opened [...]

September 11, 2018 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Where have all the weakfish gone?

Today weakfish death from “other causes” far exceeds the amount that die by fishing. [...]

September 6, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: August 3 – 9, 2018

Catch this past weeks summary of news items that affect the preservation of the outdoors, public lands, and fly fishing's latest happenings. [...]

August 10, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide