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Leaked stock report shows plight of Louisiana’s specks

"We are just not seeing biomass increase, and fishing mortality continues to be above limits of concern..." [...]

July 1, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Focusing on the whole ecosystem will better manage overfishing

NOAA is the science-based conservation steward of our nation’s ocean resources and their habitat - maintaining productive, safe, and sustainable fisheries. [...]

June 27, 2019 News, RECENT, Science, Slide

Guide and client murdered on Belize flats

Gary Swank and local Belize guide, Mario Graniel, went fly-fishing in the San Pedro town lagoon at around 10 a.m. on Sunday. [...]

June 25, 2019 News, RECENT, Slide

Packaged salad greens are killing trout and salmon on the Upper Itchen

Local stakeholders and policy makers must act to improve their management and conservation positions to protect the world’s rivers. [...]

June 18, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, News, Slide

Bass Pro Shops donated 40,000 rods in effort to get more kids outside

Johnny Morris was inspired to create the initiative after reflecting on childhood memories of fishing with his family. [...]

June 11, 2019 News, RECENT, Slide

Summer fertilizer ban seeks to protect Florida waterways

Pinellas, Hillsborough, Manatee, Sarasota and Polk counties are among the 90 communities banning summer fertilizer application. [...]

June 6, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Salmon reports good for NL and parts of Europe

The future of Atlantic salmon in Canada, ME, and parts of Europe remain precarious because of climate warming, predation, and overfishing.   [...]

May 31, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Put politics aside. We need to stand against an unprincipled act

There are appropriate places to mine but the home of the largest sockeye salmon run in the world is absolutely godawful. [...]

May 28, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Another damn dam down: “Fish got to swim and birds got to fly”

The Southeast U. S. has bragging rights about its fisheries, Atlantic, coastal, and Appalachian trout with a myriad of opportunities in between. [...]

May 23, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Opinion: As Alaskans consider Pebble Mine, a cautionary tale from Montana

The Berkeley Pit is full of highly contaminated water, containing copper, arsenic and other heavy metals that leach out of the rock. [...]

May 22, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide