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New study indicates Costa Rica is giving away its fishing wealth

The commercial value of tuna here is of some $62 million per year. Of this total, Costa Rica receives only $904,000 in licensing fees, the report states. [...]

March 22, 2017 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

South reservoir essential to Florida Bay’s health and the Keys economy

Florida Bay now gets just one-third of the fresh water that once naturally flowed south from Lake Okeechobee through the River of Grass, past the mangrove forests and into the bay. [...]

March 22, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

The best flies for winter fishing

If you head out to our local waters to fish in the coming weeks, be sure your fly box is well stocked with the following patterns to avoid common pitfalls. [...]

March 20, 2017 News, RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

TU weighs in on Trump’s budget proposal

After reviewing the proposed budget, we at Trout Unlimited strongly disagree with some of Donald Trump's EPA and natural resource agency cuts. [...]

March 20, 2017 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

The man who changed fly fishing forever

His first reels established Hungarian immigrant, Ted Juracsik, as one of the pioneers of a new era of big-game fishing along with luminaries such as Pate, Kreh and Pallot. [...]

March 17, 2017 Gear, RECENT, Slide

BTT: Tarpon Genetics Program – One distinct population exists

Our study used a much more extensive dataset and advanced analytical methods to reveal trans-Atlantic connectivity and one region-wide tarpon stock. [...]

March 16, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

U.S. Sugar says it will honor land contract — if reservoir approved

Environmental groups say the position represents a shift for the company. Eric Eikenberg of the Everglades Foundation says it’s good news. [...]

March 16, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Captains for Clean Water’s science-based solutions to save the Everglades.

Captains for Clean Water works to unite to fight for clean water and to promote long-term, science-based solutions to the South Florida water crisis. [...]

March 15, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Take Action: Pull Olympic Peninsula wild steelhead off the menu

Seafood Watch claims wild steelhead harvested from the Olympic Peninsula are a “Good Alternative” and a sustainable fish choice. The data says otherwise. [...]

March 14, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide, Take Action, Videos

Using redd counts to estimate escapement of steelhead

Redds are nests dug by steelhead in stream gravel, and as anglers know, redds can be easily observed when they are fresh and water clarity is good. [...]

March 13, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide