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Everglades photographer raises conservation awareness

Clyde Butcher is an American large format camera photographer known for wilderness photography of the Florida landscape. [...]

September 12, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Bahamas Update 9/17: Dorian help sources and a look at the Bahamas’ fisheries biz

Agencies are mobilizing to offer disaster relief assistance. Here’s an updated list of what you can do to help. [...]

September 10, 2019 Bahamas, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, News, scroll, Slide

U.S. moves to roll back successful bluefin tuna protections

The proposed policy would reopen surface longline fishing in their spawning hotspots during the peak times of April and May. [...]

September 6, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: RIO sweeps lakes with its new line

A short head, get deep fast, and have a level leader now available in one package - no more homemade cutting and tying lines to get deep - thanks RIO. [...]

September 5, 2019 Fly Fishing, fly lines, Industry News, News, RECENT, Slide

“Nothing to stop Alaska from harvesting all sockeye swimming to B.C.”

Two salmon conservation groups are concerned that Alaska’s fisheries are harvesting most of the sockeye salmon for themselves, without consequence. [...]

September 3, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Virginia to enact emergency striper regulations

Virginia took the first action on striped bass in the spring and today’s steps continue our commitment to restore this fishery to healthy levels. [...]

August 28, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Researchers seeking anglers’ shark encounter experiences

The survey, which takes about 10 minutes to complete, is open for six months, but submissions are encouraged as early as possible. [...]

August 26, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

South Florida has the technical expertise to turn freshwater into toxic water

One-third of the original Florida Everglades was drained during the 20th century and converted into productive agricultural land (EAA), mostly for corporate welfare sugar farms. [...]

August 16, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Of Interest, Slide

Natural alternatives to “DEET” are getting the job done

We can all agree C12H17NO [DEET] can kill us and produce the Silent Spring that Rachel Carson warned against in her award-winning book. There are alternatives. [...]

August 12, 2019 News, Of Interest, Out of Doors, RECENT, Slide

Witek: You can’t catch fish that aren’t there

Also, it’s very hard to maintain a viable recreational fishing industry with a shrinking handful of species. [...]

August 2, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide