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Book Review: Steve Kantner’s Fifty Women Who Fish

If you like profiles, Kantners is a master at writing them, and there's 50 of them to enjoy. All women of many walks of life. The fly fishers are very cool. [...]

May 13, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

There’s more to releasing a fish than just letting go…

The easiest way to safely release a fish is in the water but in saltwater away from the water because of sharks. [...]

March 29, 2019 Conservation, RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

IGFA Launches New Website

The IGFA is the leading authority on angling pursuits and the keeper of the most current World Record fishing catches by fish categories. [...]

February 5, 2019 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Fish Facts: A quilted collection of scientific facts about fish strangeness

Relative to our knowledge of the land around us, science knows very little about the environs of 71% of the earth's spatial makeup; its oceans. [...]

October 26, 2018 RECENT, Slide

BTT/TU launch Lefty Kreh Conservation Memorial Fund

Considered by some to be the Father of Modern Day Fly Fishing. He was to all who met him a kind and helpful friend. [...]

October 11, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry News: International Game Fish Association to relocate

The IGFA will be reducing its footprint in Dania Beach, again. They plan to stay in their South Florida home and remain a valuable tourist destination. [...]

September 12, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

The IGFA and Wild Oceans rescue the stallions of the oceans

Thanks to the IGFA and Wild Oceans' hard work we now have the Billfish Conservation Act - no billfish can be sold in the continental United States. [...]

August 10, 2018 RECENT, Slide

The IGFA, quietly, makes good things happen

If you live on or near the Atlantic or Pacific coasts of the U. S., billfish are on menus and sold at high-end fishmongers. That's about to become illegal. [...]

June 28, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Is it a new knot? No, I’m a frayed knot

The Bristol knot is stronger than a Surgeons or Albright, according to the IGFA's Instron Machine tests. Also, it is easier to tie. [...]

June 27, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: April 6-12

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

April 13, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide