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House approves Magnuson-Stevens Reauthorization Bill

This is a major step forward in implementing the vision set forth by the Morris-Deal Report for the future of saltwater recreational fishing. [...]

December 15, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

News: Recreational fishermen get boost from Obama Administration

Obama Administration yields to Republican wishes and loosens restrictions on species catches previously protected. Flexibility will be administered by regional "Councils." [...]

October 17, 2016 News, RECENT, Slide

News: The commercial and recreational saltwater fishing results just in . . .

The regions with the highest economic impact from saltwater recreational fishing were Florida’s West Coast, Florida’s East Coast, California, New Jersey, and Texas. [...]

June 2, 2016 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Conservation: New bill undermines former Magnusson-Stevens success

Everyone who catches fish, sells fish, buys fish will be affected by the steps we take now. We need to get them right. Farsighted visionaries gave the Magnuson-Stevens Act. [...]

June 12, 2015 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

News: Sport fishers account for half the fish caught in Bahamas

In The Bahamas, no one is keeping regular count of all the fish that tourists catch at sea or eat in restaurants. The government tracks only large-scale commercial catch [...]

June 8, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

Factoid: Financial impact of recreational anglers is huge says NOAA

Saltwater recreational fishing is an integral part of American coastal life and the communities located therein. [...]

May 21, 2013 News, RECENT, Spot