Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Gulf Of Mexico" Tag

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

New Jersey-size ‘Dead Zone’ is largest ever in Gulf of Mexico

The Gulf of Mexico hypoxic or low-oxygen zone, also called a dead zone, is an area of low to no oxygen that can kill fish and other marine life. [...]

December 6, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Now or Neverglades – Florida Everglades at Stake

Florida is on a self-destruct mission, destroying world-class fisheries, poisoning the water, ruining the greatest gift of freshwater the Breathmaker ever granted [...]

July 12, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

The trouble with fishing vests, a saltwater angler butts in

The more spartan we are about the accouterments we stuff into our fishing vest, the easier it is to find what we want when we want it while also reducing weight. [...]

June 19, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: June 8 – June 14, 2018

Catch last weeks summary of news items that affect the preservation of the outdoors, public lands, and fly fishing's latest happenings. [...]

June 18, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: May 25 – May 31, 2018

Catch this weeks summary of news items that affect the preservation of the outdoors, public lands, and fly fishing's latest happenings. [...]

June 1, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Louisiana’s famous marsh coast is sinking: rapidly

The Mississippi no longer fits the definition a river. Instead, a waterway shaped in many ways, big and small, to suit human needs. It’s no longer wild [...]

May 7, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

News: Gulf bluefin spawning habitat still impacted by BP spill

The resonance of British Petroleum's Deepwater Horizon oil spill will live as a day of infamy like the Exxon Valdez. Both of their effects on wildlife continue to negatively impact the world around us [...]

September 30, 2016 News, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: The next president’s ocean policies matter

With an estimated six feet or more of sea-level rise expected this century we need to stop building next to the water, we need to invest in the restoration of natural barriers [...]

August 22, 2016 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Now or Neverglades: A ‘Declaration’ to save an entire ecosystem

For too long Big Sugar, Big Agri, and developers have run the state of Florida into an environmental sewer. [...]

August 8, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide