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Industry News: BTT upgrades – adds Executive Director

Bonefish & Tarpon Trust is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization working to conserve and enhance global bonefish, tarpon and permit fisheries and their environments [...]

September 22, 2015 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Fish Facts: The anatomy of a fish. Its eyes and mouth

A fish's feeding profile was determined an eon ago. Knowing your prey's eye position and mouth orientation are markers you should not overlook [...]

September 17, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Flies, Slide

Of Interest: BTT Captain of the Month is Capt. Wes Bedell

Wes Bedell, Bonefish & Tarpon Trust's Conservation Captain of The Month, is a one of the best west coast of Florida guides. He specializes in permit [...]

July 13, 2015 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Bonefish & Tarpon Trust: Wanna’ get a big bang for your buck?

Bonefish and Tarpon Trust's mission is to conserve and enhance bonefish, tarpon, and permit fisheries both here in the USA and around the globe. [...]

June 10, 2015 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry News: BTT names Harold Brewer as new president

"I am looking forward to working more closely with our dedicated group of members, supporters and active volunteers as well as the leadership and staff of BTT" [...]

May 13, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Tips & Tactics: The importance of being skiff smart

To begin a cast the rod has to be loaded with flyline. If you’re quarry is a bonefish, snook or tarpon you can’t afford 20 or 30 seconds loading the rod with false casts [...]

March 20, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Industry News: RIO ups the ante on tarpon lines with Tarpon QuickShooter

Rio has just expanded their tarpon offerings with this short head line for fast action rods, with quick loading sensitivity for close shots. [...]

March 4, 2015 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

News: 2015 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust Journal is out

No organization delivers such in-depth information to its members or so eagerly invites guides and members to participate in scientific quests. [...]

February 3, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

Bonefish & Tarpon Trust: Conservation Captain for January; Capt. Jamie Allen

Capt. Jamie Allen been guiding out of Boca Grande, in Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound since 2001, mainly for tarpon, snook and redfish. He is a Pro staffer for Scott Rods, Nautilus Reels, and he is also a FFF [...]

January 16, 2015 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Conservation: Are we recognizing the value of what we could lose?

Attaching a dollar-value to fisheries and habitat issues should have clout in any forum. But it does not with the current federal, state and local political troglodytes stuck in an unwarranted and unwise ideology [...]

January 13, 2015 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide