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Ghost of the flats was once a nuisance catch

For bonefish and most fish, mucus/fish slime is the first line of defense. Slime removal increases the likelihood of infection. Handle with care. [...]

April 26, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Spookus easyus, slime, sunscreen, and gasoline

Today’s cameras can take in-water shots that are much more artful than the deadly hold and grin for too long we're so familiar with. [...]

October 10, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Bonefish, Sunscreen and Slime

Mucous, or fish slime, is the first line of defense for a fish. Slime removal increases the likelihood of infection - any fish [...]

June 28, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Bonefish & Tarpon Trust: Genetics Program – Solving the bonefish mystery

Go fishing for bonefish. And when you catch a bonefish, please collect a fin clip. We’ll provide you with envelopes for saving the fin clips and collecting information like location, date, and bonefish size. [...]

December 14, 2015 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, RECENT, Slide

Bonefish & Tarpon Trust: A Bahamas Conservation Update

A lot has already been accomplished by a long list of Bahamas collaborators, much is still ongoing, and we are moving forward with ever-expanding programs. [...]

July 31, 2015 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Petition: Show your support for proposal of Bahamian National Parks

Proposals to create National Parks for habitat protection for Grand Bahama Island and Abaco are now on the desk of the Prime Minister of the Bahamas [...]

April 14, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Research: Bonefish & Tarpon Trust needs you to go fishing

In collaboration with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, UMass, Cape Eleuthera Institute, and Fish Conservation Foundation, BTT is launching Bonefish Genetics Program [...]

November 13, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide