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BLM Chief’s strange fixation on wild horse damage to Public Lands

"National parks are the best idea we ever had. Absolutely American, absolutely democratic, they reflect us at our best rather than our worst." Wallace Stegner. [...]

November 6, 2019 Conservation, Conservation News, Donald Trump, Fly Fishing, News, Public Lands, RECENT, Slide

A rare California trout species, Paiute cutthroat trout gets new lease

From 2013 to 2015, Silver King Creek and three tributaries were treated with rotenone [fish toxicant, to remove all non-native species. That was the first step. [...]

October 7, 2019 Conservation, Conservation News, Fly Fishing, Public Lands, RECENT, Slide

99% of the billions of tons of plastic we’ve dumped in the oceans is missing?

Humankind is after itself - voting for leadership that will hasten air and water pollution, overfish the oceans, quicken the pace of overheating the planet, deforesting the earth... [...]

September 19, 2019 Conservation News, plastic trash, RECENT, Slide

A friend to every bluewater fly angler, Wild Oceans, gets new leadership

Widely known and respected, Rob Kramer picked to take over WILD OCEANS, a friend to every bluewater fly angler. Ken Hinman to retire after four decades. [...]

August 29, 2019 Conservation News, FEATURE STORY, IGFA, Industry News, Slide, Wild Oceans

The 6 things you most need to know about Trump’s new climate plan

Trump quashes Obama era EPA Rules which will increase both carbon dioxide and local air pollutants, along with their health impacts, in more than a dozen states. [...]

August 23, 2019 Conservation News, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Trump

Industry News: Simms sponsors BTT’s Florida Keys Initiative

Through science-based approaches, BTT is working to protect and enhance healthy, functioning flats fisheries and habitats in the Western Hemisphere, and restore those in decline. [...]

August 6, 2019 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, Conservation, Conservation News, RECENT, Slide

Managing non-native brookies out West

YY males introduced into four separate streams did persist long enough to spawn with wild females, and that the offspring of those unions were all males. [...]

July 30, 2019 Conservation, Conservation News, FEATURE STORY, News, Science, Slide

How could protecting Alaska’s salmon become a vote against something?

Alaska in the news: its fantastical landscapes, wildness, fisheries abundance commercially and outdoors folks’ abundant choices of game fish. Let’s keep it that way. [...]

July 17, 2019 Alaska, Conservation, Conservation News, FEATURE STORY, Public Lands, Slide

Who has the right to destroy public lands?

There's a creeping acceptance in the Senate to accept lies, greed, and go forth and multiply your destruction of the planet for more pieces of silver. [...]

June 26, 2019 Conservation News, Corporate Welfare, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Science should guide management of Gulf menhaden, not $

Oligarchs Omega Protein and Daybrook Fisheries' lap dogs at the Marine Stewardship Council said what they were told to say, "Kill all you want boys." [...]

June 24, 2019 Conservation, Conservation News, FEATURE STORY, Slide