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Why a Native Fish Coalition?

Ted Williams - July 02, 2018

The Native Fish Coalition believes that hatchery fish should never be stocked on top of native fish or even where they might have access to native fish.

Dan Vermillion is Training Future Riverkeepers

Hilary Hutcheson - June 22, 2018

Dan Vermillion is doing more than training a new generation of fly-fishing guides. He's training future riverkeepers, mentors, and conservationists.

Who will be 2019 Conservationist of the Year?

Fly Fisherman - April 17, 2018

Who will be 2019 Conservationist of the Year? Sandy Moret 2018 Conservationist of the Year In 1981 Moret was the first president of the

Thompson River Steelhead Now Officially Endangered

Ross Purnell, Editor - February 14, 2018

  Thompson River steelhead are now officially considered endangered under Canada's Species

Sandy Moret: 2018 Conservationist of the Year

Sarah Grigg - December 27, 2017

Sandy Moret was nominated for the 2018 Fly Fisherman Conservationist of the Year Award by Harold Brewer, chairman of the board of Bonefish & Tarpon Trust (BTT).

Fly Fisherman Conservationist of the Year Finalists

Sarah Grigg - November 08, 2017

Starting on October 25, 2017, we will reveal the top nominations for the Fly Fisherman Conservationist of the Year Award sponsored by Sage. Fly Fisherman Conservationist of the Year Nominees

Brook Trout Spawning in Salt Water

Jonathan Wright - October 30, 2017

Researchers in New England have filmed evidence of Brook Trout spawning in a brackish salt water estuary. Watch the exciting never-before-seen footage here!

Nominate: Conservationist of the Year

Ross Purnell, Editor - June 05, 2017

There are many great conservation organizations out there working to protect our fisheries, and we

Rich Simms: Conservationist of the Year

Ross Purnell, Editor - January 04, 2017

Get your nominations in for the 2018 Conservationist of the Year award to recognize an individual doing outstanding work with your favorite conservation organization. 2017: Rich Simms

Yeti: Kamchatka Steelhead Project

Jonathan Wright - August 01, 2016

When I was nineteen years old, I landed a dream job and didn't even know it.  I got hired for a

Florida's Black Tide

Ross Purnell, Editor - March 03, 2016

https://youtu.be/EqC3VGkjii0 How Sugar Drained the Everglades (and Sent a Flood of Polluted Water

The Greenest Companies In Fly Fishing

Monte Burke - February 01, 2016

Patagonia founder and owner Yvon Chouinard has a personal interest in his company's conservation

Brook Trout In Maine

Kevin Tracewski - January 03, 2016

New regulations on backcountry trout ponds have created trophy fishing for native brook trout.

Saving the Hoh River

Eric Paulson - July 06, 2015

Wild steelhead protection in the Pacific Northwest has long been a conversation between social ethics and the complexities of conservation issues including habitat, hatcheries, harvest, and hydroelectric dams.

Proper Handling to Conserve Fish Stocks

Ross Purnell, Editor - May 15, 2014

When ANGLING innovator Lee Wulff first popularized it, catch-and-release fishing was a

Proper Catch and Release Conservation

Peter Cammann - May 15, 2014

A fishing guide I know once got a call from a guy from the Boston area who wanted to hire him to go

Wild Steelhead Conservation

Michael Hamilton - March 18, 2014

Funding for steelhead kelt reconditioning (steelhead conservation) is guaranteed through 2018.

A Case Against Open-Net Salmon Farms

John Randolph - March 18, 2014

Can wild Atlantic and Pacific salmon be saved from extinction if floating open-net-pen fish farms are replaced by chemical- and disease-free, closed-cycle farms on land?

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