A catastrophic combination of red tide and blue-green algae blooms on the west coast, and blue-green algae blooms on the east coast are hurting Florida, causing significant public health concerns, tarnishing Florida's reputation for world-class fishing and beaches, and mucking up the waters--Audubon says state lawmakers must step up this session to reverse the blight.
The agreement is an update to the 1985 Treaty, which defines the obligations of Canada and the United States to conduct their respective fisheries in a manner that prevents overfishing and allows each country to receive benefits equivalent to the production of salmon originating in each nation’s waters.
After a summer spent growing big and strong on a diet of bloodworms, the latest class of Lake Sturgeon finally graduated from the Tennessee Aquarium Conservation Institute and were released into the Tennessee River.
In conjunction with Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative (OAI), NHF Day selected and awarded $10,000 in grants to 17 various groups and organizations as part of the grassroots program aimed to introduce people to the outdoors.
The Modern Fish Act, an important, positive change to federal laws involving saltwater fishing is moving through Congress, and with limited time remaining on a busy legislative calendar, the U.S. Senate is expected to vote soon: BoatUS is calling on anglers to support the legislation.
In the wake of several large carnivore attacks in the Northwest we'll reach out to the Executive Director of Western Wildlife Outreach to find out why this is happening and get some tips on staying safe when around cougars and bears.
In recognition of Veteran’s Day, anglers from across the country are to unite with war heroes to pursue some of the world’s most elusive game fish for trophies and prizes during the annual Cheeca Lodge All American Backcountry Tournament. Events are scheduled Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 8-10, in Islamorada.
Trout Unlimited Annual Meeting
Redding, CA; https://www.tu.org/annualmeeting
Big Greg Leonard Longest Redfish Tournament
Captains' meeting at the Salty Shamrock, Apollo Beach, Fla, 7 p.m. on the 21st. Entry $25, proceeds to Captains for Clean Water to help clean up the Everglades; www.southshoreanglers.com.
Bass Fishing Hall of Fame Induction Banquet
Wonders of Wildlife/Bass Pro Shops in Springfield, MO, tickets available. Meet the greats of bass angling and hear Dave Mercer emcee— www.bassfishinghof.com , or 501-541-6660.