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Man Finds Lost Finger in Trout

Fisherman Nolan Calvin and a few friends thought they would end their day on Idaho’s Priest Lake by settling in for a good meal of smoked trout. Instead, he made a stomach-turning discovery – a human finger inside a trout’s stomach. ... Full story

Presidential Hopefuls Talk Fishing

In response to KeepAmericaFishing™, US Presidential candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney outline their approach to fisheries conservation and angler access to public waters in the run up to the big day on November 6th. Check out what they have to say. ... Full story

Take A Trip With A Hatchery Trout

In recognition of National Hunting and Fishing Day (celebrated on September 22 this year) the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Alaska Region has published a video documenting the journey of trout from a hatchery in Anchorage to area lakes, where they became available to eager anglers. ... Full story

Casting for Recovery Helps Breast Cancer Survivors Adjust to "Life After"

Kim Ward, 60, of Saratoga, Wyoming, joined 13 other breast cancer survivors this summer for Wyoming's second annual Casting for Recovery retreat. After two grueling bouts with cancer treatment over a decade, Ward was given a clean bill of health in 2010. Last year, the opportunity to apply to the unique program offered by Casting for Recovery arose. ... Full story

Fishing Tradeshows Join Forces

Today, the American Sportfishing Association (ASA) and the American Fly Fishing Trade Association (AFFTA) announced a partnership in which they would co-locate their trade shows in one venue in 2013. Both the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades, better known as ICAST, and the International Fly Tackle Dealer Show, known as IFTD, will be held July 10-12, 2013, at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nev. ... Full story

Fly Fishing Museum Has New Website

Continuing to share the legacy of fly fishing as well as to expand the sport, the American Museum of Fly Fishing (AMFF) based in Manchester, Vermont, has launched a new, highly informative web site. The site features highlights of the museum’s exhibitions, permanent collections, educational resources, and upcoming activities. ... Full story