Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "recreational anglers" Tag

Circle hooks and Catch & Release thoughtfulness helps fish survive

Today, any recreational fishers not putting a catch back that isn't for the table is not looked upon by anyone with respect - they are decimating everyone's fishery. [...]

August 13, 2019 Advice, Conservation, RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

News: Shrunken menhaden biomass promises problems

The politically powerful VA-based Omega Protein is primarily culpable for fishing menhaden down to dangerously low numbers, and for shrinking the species’ range to its epicenter in the Mid Atlantic [...]

May 1, 2015 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

News: Biscayne Bay no-fishing zones contested

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the National Park Service want to close roughly 10,500 acres of the Park’s shallow water reefs to recreational fishing so it can recover from overfishing [...]

September 19, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide