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The miracle of tagging. Now we do know where some permit go

When BTT stepped onto the stage, no one expected they'd become the world's authority on the premier game fish, but they have. Join now. [...]

January 27, 2020 Fly Fishing, permit, RECENT, Slide, tagging

There is bonefish connectivity across the Caribbean

With Dr. Aaron Adams freed up for research and Jim McDuffie as the new CEO, BTT has vaulted into a new prominence and regard, worldwide. [...]

November 29, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Tagged tarpon travels from Lower Florida Keys to Maryland

Little Elmo makes a big journey… BTT began to acoustically tag tarpon in May 2016 in an effort to expand our knowledge of tarpon habitat use and movement at different life stages. We just received a noteworthy report of a [...]

November 20, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

News: Atlantic salmon tracked after spawning in Cape Breton

Xavier Bordeleau is tracking kelts​, which are salmon that have already spawned, in two Cape Breton rivers. Unlike Pacific salmon that die after they reproduce, Atlantic salmon have the capacity to spawn​ again. [...]

November 5, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Recent bonefish and stingray tagging trip to Exumas a big success!

The focus of the trip was to continue the Bahamas Tagging Initiative in Exuma, which aims to passively track bonefish movement and growth rates [...]

April 6, 2015 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

BTT News: More on Costa Del Mar’s permit tagging program

Permit tagging is a Florida statewide research program and relies on volunteer angling efforts to tag and recapture permit. [...]

July 23, 2014 RECENT, Slide

News: BTT announces Genetics programs for Bonefish and Tarpon

BTT is asking anglers who fish for bonefish and tarpon to collect tissue samples from the fish they catch (a scale for tarpon, a fin clip for bonefish) [...]

June 10, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: Bahamian and global experts partner

Bonefishing in the Bahamas contributes nearly $141 million to the economy annually [...]

November 30, 2013 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

News: Conservation effort helps keep bonefish bountiful in Bahamas

Light fishing pressure; 250 square miles of sand, grass and rocky flats, creeks and lakes . . . [...]

October 18, 2013 News, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: They still don’t quite get it, but they’re trying

Fishermen from Louisiana have provided nearly 100 samples since 2011. Delaune said she has even had participants send samples from Trinidad. [...]

July 30, 2013 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide, Spot