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Urge the White House to Safeguard Recreational Fishing says the ASA

Within the next few weeks, the Obama Administration is planning to issue a final report, and possibly other policy guidance, outlining the administration's plans to manage the nation's oceans, coastal areas and Great Lakes. ... Full story

Utah set to halve river access

According to author Frank Hugelmeyer who is President and CEO of the Outdoor Industry Association, a new river access bill could prove to be a tragedy for Utah anglers. ... Full story

Montana on your mind?

The pristine rivers and pure air are just two of the reasons that Montana is a popular place for fly fishing, hunting, hiking and countless other activities for the outdoor enthusiast. ... Full story

Alaska commended for saying goodbye to felt

Trout Unlimited commends the Alaska Board of Fisheries for adopting statewide phase out of felt sole wading products. Action marks an important step in controlling the spread of aquatic invasive species ... Full story

Ascension Bay - a saltwater fly fishing paradise!

3 hours south of Cancun - Mexico (which is rapidly becoming the Ibiza of Mexico) you leave the cherry-red tourists and to a large extent civilisation behind. What you find instead is an anglers dream...... ... Full story

MANOIR MALVOISINE – a little corner of trout fishing paradise in Normandy

If I were to come back as a trout I know exactly where I’d like to live. It’s in a secret corner of Normandy in France on a beautiful stretch of a river called the Andelle. ... Full story

US fishing numbers on the rise

Campaigns to get people to enjoy the great world of fishing seem to be working in the USA reports Ken Moran of the New York Post. ... Full story

Pirates of the Flats Honored in 31st Annual Telly Awards

Officials from Orion Multimedia have announced that the fly fishing television series, Pirates of the Flats, was honored by the Silver Telly Council during the 31st Annual Telly Awards. ... Full story

Plight of Pacific Salmon uncertain

NBC's Tom Brokaw, himself a celebrity fly fisherman having just appeared in the Pirates of the Flats series on ESPN, introduces a short video news item on the salmon farms of British Columbia. ... Full story

Alaska's Koktuli River - calls for Outstanding Natural Resource designation

Trout Unlimited and Partners Call for Highest Protections Available for the Koktuli River. "State Should Grant Status as Outstanding National Resource Water" ... Full story