Category Archives: Conservation

Video Hatch: “Cold Waters”

Craig Mathews of Blue Ribbon Flies, Yvon Chouinard of Patagonia, Steve Hemkens of Orvis, Tim Romano of Angling Trade and Todd Tanner of Conservation Hawks share their thoughts on angling and climate change in this important short film.

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Video Hatch: “#SaveDorados *3”

This short video features the work of Dr. Andy Danylchuk of the University of Massachusetts Amherst on emerging golden dorado fisheries in Argentina. More information can be found on the Indiegogo funding campaign site for the research project.

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New Program Supports Research and Protections for Golden Dorado

Golden Dorado in the Salta Region of Argentina will receive some much needed help through newly funded research that will support future management decisions and strategies. Fish Simply has launched an IDIEGOGO campaign to help with funding for this important … more

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RepYourWater Introduces Greenback Cutthroat Hat

RepYourWater has partnered with The Greenbacks group of Trout Unlimited to release a new Native Greenback Cutthroat hat. 10 per cent of sales go directly to The Greenbacks and efforts to restore greenback cutthroat trout populations. Read more in the … more

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“The Cost of Trout Fishing”

Hatchery fish can cause both ecological and genetic damage to the streams they are stocked, and the hatcheries where they are raised are major polluters of nearby waterways. Yet millions of hatchery trout are released each year to millions of … more

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Fundamentals of Catch and Release

Catch and release fishing isn’t without harm to the health of the fish. In an article that was first published in This is Fly magazine, Dr. Andy J. Danylchuk details the fundamentals and best practices for catch and release fishing. From … more

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Andy Mill joins Belize Tarpon Tagging Expedition

The Belize Tarpon Tagging Expedition offers anglers an opportunity to help participate in field work that will advance tarpon research, while also enjoying fishing opportunities in Belize. The 2015 expedition will be led in part by Andy Mill. Read more … more

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Patagonia Invests in the Business of Science

Patagonia has announced their strategic investment in Beyond Surface Technologies­, a company that focuses on ethically sourced and made textiles. “Beyond Surface Technologies has the potential to help Patagonia and our entire industry get to the next level of chemical … more

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Ten Most Endangered Rivers

American Rivers has announced their list of the Most Endangered Rivers of 2015. The annual report aims to shine a public spotlight on threats facing rivers and what actions can help. Rivers in the following states will be named to … more

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Trout & Salmon Friendly Companies

Money talks. An article in the most recent issue of Trout Unlimited’s TROUT Magazine features the most “trout and salmon friendly” companies in the United States. Read through the list of names that made the cut and support businesses that … more

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