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Conservation: Are baitfish the honeybees of the oceans?

Baitfish represent the primary link in an undersea food web that unites all marine creatures—from tiny invertebrates to mammals and birds. [...]

April 22, 2015 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Take Action: Help the BTT support IGFA’s efforts to protect Florida’s forage fish

Bonefish Tarpon Trust is joining colleagues at the International Game Fish Association who are leading an effort that will help protect the future of Florida’s fisheries. [...]

March 20, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Take Action

Book Review: Stu Apte’s favorite long stories told short, “My Life in Fishing”

. . . an amusing episode with Harry and Bess Truman on board Stu's skiff, an impromptu side-of-the-road meeting with Ted Williams that led to a forty-year friendship, and an afternoon of drinking with Hemingway [...]

January 12, 2015 Book Review, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: Bonefish & Tarpon Trust symposium again a huge success

Fly and spin fishing clinics were held for the attendees to enjoy as well as panel discussions with some of today’s most knowledgeable fishing guides and angling legends... [...]

November 24, 2014 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Monday Gear Review: Build a better Boga-Grip?

Tons of companies have attempted to build a better Boga and frankly, nothing comes close to performing as well. Many have tried, nobody has succeeded. [...]

August 18, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Uncategorized

Conservation: Getting you feet wet and keeping them wet

BTT hosts the International Bonefish and Tarpon Symposium every three years in part to provide an update on progress. It provides an opportunity to get up to speed on all that has been learned [...]

June 26, 2014 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: 5th BTT Symposium scheduled

Meet the world's top tarpon, bonefish, and permit biologists mixed with enjoyable fishing and casting clinics taught by some of the world's top anglers and instructors including Joan Wulff and Andy Mill [...]

June 17, 2014 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

News: IGFA All-Tackle World Record Blueline Tilefish

The short 7-minute battle consisting of occasional runs and tell-tale head shakes resulted in what David referred to as a fine specimen. [...]

December 10, 2013 News, RECENT, Slide

Take Action: Urge NOAA to strengthen longline fishing proposal

Please join us in calling on NOAA Fisheries to implement strong measures that will protect spawning bluefin in the Gulf of Mexico [...]

October 29, 2013 RECENT, Slide, Take Action

News: IGFA, Columbia University and Moore Foundation partner to create an iPhone app

New iPhone app will aid in collecting fisheries data and help improve your fishing catching stats. [...]

September 5, 2013 News, RECENT, Spot, Videos