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Browsing the "Biscayne Bay" Tag

Miami Waterkeeper’s legal challenge against Turkey Point nuclear plant

Concerns center largely around the aging industrial wastewater system used to cool the nuclear reactors. [...]

May 7, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Nearly all the seagrass in Biscayne Bay is dead.

More than 25,000 acres of seagrass meadows have vanished as Miami boomed and climate change drove seas ever higher. [...]

February 22, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Is a bountiful bonefish and permit fishery Slip Slidin’ Away?

Biscayne Bay is a large body of water - a Miami jewel, but it has too many users and abusers. Is the toll approaching a tipping point? [...]

May 14, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: Bill Curtis – A Remarkable Life

Yes, a remarkable life, always going out of his way to help someone. Bill Curtis was a WWII veteran from a small town in OK. There he learned to fly fish on a $3 store bought bamboo fly rod [...]

October 31, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide

BTT: Fix Our Water – Fresh water for Biscayne Bay and wetlands…NOW!

If Governor Scott and the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) don’t act NOW, we will lose federal funds for Biscayne Bay restoration. [...]

May 12, 2016 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Bonefish & Tarpon Trust: Conservation Captain of the Month, Duane Baker

Capt. Duane Baker is a Florida Keys, Everglades National Park and Biscayne Bay professional guide with a special skills in fly fishing and environmental astuteness. Looking for a great day on the water? Call him. [...]

November 25, 2015 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Bonefish & Tarpon Trust: September 2015 Conservation Captain of the Month

I can only speak about the areas where I fish and think that the lack of controls in the water on behalf of the authorities is one, I believe people take more than they are allowed to [...]

September 24, 2015 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, FEATURE STORY, Slide

News: New rules, no-fishing zone for Biscayne National Park

Having Miami as a next-door neighbor has taken a severe toll on the 270-square-mile park over the last three decades. Over-fishing has slammed stocks [...]

June 5, 2015 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

News: Biscayne Bay no-fishing zones contested

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the National Park Service want to close roughly 10,500 acres of the Park’s shallow water reefs to recreational fishing so it can recover from overfishing [...]

September 19, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: Bonefishing fishing capital of the world?

Miami Herald's Sue Cocking wrote the following disturbing, but true piece about bonefish in the Keys. [...]

November 8, 2012 Conservation, News, RECENT, Spot