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Trout Country: Fly Fishing on a changing Yellowstone

An encouraging view of a discouraging reality. In Montana they're not sitting on their arses blaming each other for climate change. [...]

May 3, 2019 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Fishing trends ‘straight from the horse’s mouth’

Currently, two podcasters we encourage you to listen to offer clarity on difficult issues and also provide pleasant surprises of how-to fly fish. [...]

February 25, 2019 News, RECENT, Slide

Hunters and anglers flex their political muscles

Recently, the Repub. party has developed a reputation as the enemy of public lands - further solidified by the Trump administration. [...]

February 6, 2019 RECENT, Slide

Omnibus invests in conservation to protect US lands and waters

Congress, in a fantastic act of selflessness, did something to keep America great by attending to the matter of our most precious asset, the environment [...]

March 26, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

TCPalm’s editorial on reservoir plan

We have to settle for what we can get, while the powerful groups that stood in opposition to the reservoir plan didn't sacrifice a thing. [...]

March 19, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Why the National Park advisory board imploded

The Trump administration’s anti-conservation campaign is succeeding in taking away our public lands one park, and one Zinke, Pruitt, Perry, congressperson capitulation at a time [...]

January 26, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Opinion: Is ethanol our Rube Goldberg contrivance?

This political, technical, economic, and agricultural machinery that put ethanol in place is beginning to look like a bizarre contrivance dreamed up by Rube Goldberg [...]

November 3, 2016 Opinion, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: For 30 pieces of silver, they will

Even if you don’t give a hoot about Port Canaveral you need to check this video. It’s the best citizen speak on the importance of the environment this year [...]

September 21, 2015 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

News: Floridians want a clean water bill; House spits in their faces

Florida's farmers, cattle ranchers and Big Sugar use their checkbooks to corral politicians - - - so continuation of dumping highly toxic polluted water into waterways will be business as usual [...]

March 9, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Rich countries pay zombie fishing boats $5 billion a year to plunder the seas

Governments tend to be leery of slashing subsidies because of the potential impact on jobs and, hence, politics. [...]

June 30, 2014 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide