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News: Costa’s Project Permit surpasses 1,000 tagged in Florida.

Thanks to anglers and guides that have participated in Costa’s Project Permit we are about to surpass 1,000 tagged permit in Florida. [...]

September 12, 2012 Conservation, News, RECENT, Spot

Conservation: Billfish Conservation Act passes in the house of “NO”

Recreational anglers and ocean conservationists scored a big victory in Congress today as The Billfish Conservation Act passed overwhelmingly in the House of Representatives. [...]

September 11, 2012 Conservation, RECENT, Spot

Conservation: BTT launches juvenile tarpon restortaion program at Lemon Bay

BTT: Juvenile Tarpon Habitat Restoration Program Underway Ajuvenile tarpon habitat restoration project planned near Boca Grande, Florida recently got underway. Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, in collaboration with The Lemon Bay Conservancy are working together to identify and restore appropriate habitat [...]

September 11, 2012 Conservation, RECENT, Spot

Tips & Tactics: Choosing a flyline in the modern world

Every so often, someone comes into the store and says: “I need a flyline“ - as if that statement alone is a qualifier and enough information for me to go on. And as soon as I ask for any details, [...]

September 10, 2012 RECENT, Spot, Tips & Tactics

News: Boca Grande’s tarpon slaughter button getting hotter

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will meet at 8:30 a.m. Sept. 5-6 in Tampa to discuss the tarpon fishery in Boca Grande. [...]

September 4, 2012 Conservation, RECENT, Spot

Fishing Freshwater: Casting in Colorado, away from the crowds

By CHRISTOPHER SOLOMON / NYT 8/19/2012 Seattle, Washington P: 347-556-6364 E: solochris (at) gmail (dot) com Skype: solomonchris My Sunday edition of the New York Times, which hangs out on chairs, tables and my desk through at least Thursday’s, is [...]

August 22, 2012 Destinations, News, RECENT, Spot

Conservation: One picture is worth . . .

At the IFTD show in Reno, Nevada, Matt Coudayre, editor-in-chief of Blood Knot Magazine took this photo. Our editorial liked it and so I'm posting it for more of you to enjoy. Skip Clement, publisher. [...]

August 15, 2012 Conservation, RECENT, Spot

Conservation: We got what he bought; Governorship

Tough economic times and a penchant in Tallahassee for “easy solutions” to close budget gaps have left the state’s environmental treasures and wildlife programs in the dumps. What these recreation and conservation lands need is a stable, dedicated source of [...]

August 10, 2012 Conservation, News, RECENT, Spot

Miscellaneous: A bonefish butt in

On my vacation; a trip north from Ft. Lauderdale with stops in Orlando and Jacksonville, Florida, Georgia, Delaware and Greenport, New York, I stopped at a few fly shops in route to get the local fishing news, buy a few [...]

August 9, 2012 RECENT, Spot

Review: Pescadowear Guide Shirt

Newcomer to the technical clothing side of the fly fishing industry, Pescadowear is a fledgling company designing functional, attractive fishing shirts to be worn "from the river, to church, back to the river, then to dinner in town." [...]

August 6, 2012 RECENT, Spot, Uncategorized