Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Wetlands" Tag

Overwhelmingly, Hunters & Anglers Support Clean Water Standards

Toady legislators will alway be with us, that’s unfortunate, but this current tribe believes repealing the clean water act makes America great. [...]

July 19, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

China is on its way to making “the empty ocean” a reality

China’s distant water fishing fleet is 2,460 vessels (2012 and 2014). The latter figure is ten times the size of the United States’ distant water fleet. [...]

July 2, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Industry shouts & murmurs 

This week’s Industry shouts & murmurs looks at Norway, portable propulsion, jellyfish, climate change, fly fishing DC, and marshes and wetlands [...]

February 15, 2018 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Help for the Everglades is on the way – maybe

Cleaning up the Everglades' environment with funds already available was favorably voted on by Floridians - legislators said FU and spent it on cars and perks [...]

May 10, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Trending near you – no more clean water

Hunters & anglers today condemned an administration decision to withdraw the Clean Water Rule, commonsense guidance that would enhance critical wildlife habitat. [...]

March 3, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

News: Watersheds and wetlands value finally getting understood

More than a million gallons of recreational boat sewage are kept out of the water each year by the 'No Discharge Zone' for vessel waste in Long Island Sound established by CT and NY [...]

September 17, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Farm Bill passes House – sportsmen rejoice

The just passed Farm Bill streamlines and consolidates programs to create one with mandatory fund­ing to protect wetlands... [...]

January 30, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: They just won’t say NO!

The disappearance of marshes during the period covered in the study -2004 and 2009- represented a 25% increase in the rate of loss. [...]

January 3, 2014 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

News: Status and Trends of Wetlands in Coastal Watersheds

Coastal watersheds of the continental United States lost wetlands at an average rate of 80,000 acres a year [...]

November 26, 2013 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide