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Fisheries managers vote to take action on striped bass

All of the commissioners agreed that action needs to be swift to slow the decline and begin to rebuild the stock. [...]

May 3, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Reminder: We’re So Fly Festival ~ May 2-5

If you're a mid-Atlantic fly fisher, go to the First Annual We’re So Fly Festival in beautiful Bath County, Virginia. You owe it to yourself. [...]

April 26, 2019 News, RECENT, Reminder, Slide

Virginia Marine Resources Commission takes action to protect striped bass

Virginia Marine Resources Commission voted unanimously (7-0) to enact an emergency closure for the spring recreational striped bass trophy season. [...]

April 24, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

New measures to protect striped bass being eyed for the fall

New measures to protect striped bass being eyed for the fall A drop in the population of spawning-age striped bass has prompted regulators to seek suggestions on how to proceed. By Mark Harrington for Newsday A steady drop in the [...]

April 5, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Reminder: Virginia Fly Fishing Show & Wine Festival

The festival will be held at The Meadow Events Park, just a few miles outside of Richmond, VA on January 12 and 13, 2019 [...]

January 10, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Apex Predators Sustain Seagrasses

Throughout the world, scientists discovered: “Sharks function like wolves do in Yellowstone Park, protecting large areas of seagrass from being overgrazed.” [...]

October 3, 2018 RECENT, Slide

VA proposal for tighter oversight of recreational striped bass catch dies

Commercial fishermen asked state regulators to make recreational fishermen tag their striped bass the way commercial operators do. [...]

May 10, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Fly fishing in the District of Columbia… Yes, you can.

The Potomac has much diversity to offer fly fisherman, but it’s the elusive spring striped bass run that gets the collective juices flowing. [...]

May 2, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Keeping the New Cap on Menhaden Fishing – Crucial

Protecting the Atlantic’s largest menhaden nursery will help the species recover in the Chesapeake Bay and historic U.S. range, from Florida to Maine. [...]

May 2, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Support 12th Annual Project Healing Waters 2-Fly Tournament

These Project Healing Waters events at the Rose River Farm in Syria, VA are the bookends for the entire program. You can show your support by participating in their online auction. [...]

April 17, 2018 RECENT, Slide