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Trout, salmon groups sue EPA over scrapped Pebble Mine pollution limits plan

That decision was “arbitrary, capricious, an abuse of discretion, and not in accordance with law,” the litigants alleged in their complaint. [...]

October 10, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

All these stripers don’t spell victory

While we can enjoy the solid bite we are experiencing in the Northeast this Fall, we need to stay diligent in our fight to protect this iconic and beautiful species. [...]

October 9, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Murkowski gives Pebble Mine a stern warning with submitted report language

Our relatives have died defending America. Let's unite around conservation and smother attempts to sell our public lands and take away our hunting and fishing rights. [...]

October 8, 2019 Alaska, Clean Water Rule, Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Pacific salmon, Public Lands, Slide

Tongass  salmon forest scheduled to become wood chips

Intelligent thought and wisdom went into protecting the Tongass salmon forest with the Roadless Rule. With thoughtlessness, fools will undo it with a pen. [...]

October 7, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Public Lands, Roadless Rule, 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

Young backcountry hunters & anglers reject political labels, survey says

If we can all follow BHA's lead, unite around conservation, we will smother Trump's attempt to destroy public lands and our hunting and fishing heritage. [...]

October 4, 2019 Backcountry Hunters & Anglers, Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Public Lands, Slide

Trump, without hesitation, wants Tongass mined, logged, and developed

It's painful to watch an entire political party standby and let one Nero-like man mangle the environment of a once envied country stripped of its signature. [...]

October 4, 2019 Alaska, High Country News, Public Lands, RECENT, Slide, Trump

Many never gauged his recklessness, until now

"The millions of children newly back to school could give this administration’s officials a basic science lesson: wetlands and streams connect to larger rivers." [...]

October 2, 2019 Clean Water Rule, Conservation, Donald Trump, Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide

Rob Kramer speaks about how he came to care about Wild Oceans

Wild Oceans emphasizes conserving top predators like billfish, tunas, and sharks -- wolves of the sea that preserve the survival of all fish, marine mammals, and seabirds. [...]

September 30, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide, Wild Oceans

Industry News: Conservation bill to aid fishery habitats off to good start

Good bills take too much time. Because of Citizens United, politicians never stop running for office. They read nothing. Lobbyists run our legislative branch for big bucks. [...]

September 26, 2019 Conservation, Politics, RECENT, Slide