December 15, 2016
TRCP Adds Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation as 50th Partner
Coalition's growth in past year gives hunters and anglers a stronger voice in Washington.
August 12, 2014
Spearheading shark conservation
As an artist, scientist and fisherman, Guy Harvey is combining his three loves these days to help sharks. One of the country’s most popular wildlife artists, Harvey’s work appears...
March 12, 2014
Rules clarified for Florida snapper and tilefish take
You gotta love it when fishery managers admit they messed up and go back to doing the right thing. That’s why, as of March 13, charter captains and crews...
March 6, 2014
A busy fishing February in the Gulf
Wow! It’s difficult to believe that so much fishing news could be crammed into the year’s shortest month. Let’s start at the beginning. Louisiana was dealt a blow when...
February 28, 2014
Public input prompts red snapper changes
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission always considers the needs of the state’s recreational anglers. The latest example came out of the FWC’s recent meeting in Tampa, where...
February 25, 2014
A recent study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, the academy’s official journal, looks at overfishing or, should I say “species depletion” to be politically...
February 20, 2014
What’s in a name
Ever hear of a GARFO? I bet most folks have never heard of a NERO, and that was GARFO’s predecessor. These are both government acronyms for a National Oceanic...
February 19, 2014
More striped bass catch-and-release a good idea?
If you are a regular reader of this blog, you will remember that two weeks ago, I wrote about a recent suggestion by some that we open up the...
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...
December 12, 2013
Big Swordfish, Tiny Boat
Here’s a fascinating fish story that’s clearly a case of don’t try this at your home port, but appreciate the skill involved. Three anglers went about 18 miles...
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