July 13, 2016
Picture This Crowd of Gear-Hungry Anglers When You Think of the Outdoor Recreation Economy
Weave your way through the crowd at ICAST and then try to tell us that recreational anglers don’t represent some serious spending power It’s still common in Washington, D.C.,...
July 23, 2015
Both parties—and eight sportsmen’s groups—agree on the conservation package introduced in the House today
Today, the four House leaders of the Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus, Reps. Tim Walz (D-Minn.), Rob Wittman (R-Va.), Gene Green (D-Texas), and Jeff Duncan (R-S.C.), introduced the bipartisan “Sportsmen’s Conservation...
July 2, 2015
Angling Community Knows Just What to Do with $18.7B Oil Spill Settlement
Leaders of the Gulf of Mexico’s recreational fishing community reaffirmed their commitment to improving the region’s fisheries and access opportunities following the announcement of an $18.7-billion settlement between BP,...
February 18, 2014
A fair shake for saltwater recreational anglers
The problem with federal fisheries management in coastal waters is that nearly everything is based on commercial fishing. How much of a particular species can be caught, when they...
May 28, 2013
How Much Is a Fish Worth?
From supporting American jobs to providing a healthy protein source for our food supply, commercial fishing is enormously important to the United States. Although our overall take is obviously...
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