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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

Outdoor recreation generates $778B in gross output and 5.2M jobs

"We need to collectively flex our muscles and vote anti conservation and science deniers out of office as soon as possible." --- Skip Clement [...]

September 20, 2019 American Sportfishing Association, Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Industry News, 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

China’s impact on US sport fishing products is astounding, listen up

A new tariff on Chinese products entering the US has impacted many industries. A severed limb impact on the US sports fishing industry. [...]

June 18, 2019 Gear, Industry News, RECENT, Slide, Take Action

Industry News: ICAST is Just Around the Calendar Corner

ICAST is the world’s largest sportfishing trade show, bringing 15,000 industry representatives from around the globe to present the latest innovations. [...]

June 5, 2019 Calendar Reminder, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing Show, Reminder, Slide

Industry News: Chad Tokowicz is new Inland Fisheries Policy Manager

ASA represents 49 million anglers in policy decisions that affect their ability to sustainably fish on our nation's waterways. [...]

April 3, 2019 News, RECENT, Slide

American Sportfishing Association appoints new blood

ASA gives 49 million anglers a voice in policy decisions that affect their ability to sustainably fish on our nation's waterways. [...]

February 13, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Florida Keys Guides Rally Around New Blue Star Program

Only businesses with placards and decals featuring the Blue Star logo and current calendar year are considered active Blue Star operators. [...]

October 15, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Angler Backed Billfish Conservation Act Passes U.S. Senate

It is not small news that a coalition of U. S. politicians, in this intemperate populist climate, have come together and shown world leadership on a matter of conservation that will affect the entirety of billfish populations [...]

October 5, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Fly fishing statistics about you

About 20 years ago, women were single digit participants in fly fishing. Today they represent the fastest growing segment of fly angling. [...]

July 19, 2017 RECENT, Slide