Information on Conservation for the Sportsman

Feb272014

TALKING FISH POLICY IN MIAMI

Mike Leonard brings us up to date on the latest efforts of the ASA and the sportfishing community to give recreational fisheries a fair shake in policy changes to the Magnuson-Stevens reauthorization that is coming up.

By: MIKE LEONARD
Dec192013

WHAT MAKES A QUALITY DEER?

Hardcore's Derrek Sigler talks about the traits of a quality deer and how to draw them.

By: Hard Core
Dec102013

MOVING BEYOND NO-FISHING ZONES

ASA's Mike Leonard talks about the progress being made and the hill yet to climb concerning Marine Reserve's in Biscayne Bay National Park.

By: MIKE LEONARD
Oct082013

MAG BAY UNDER SIEGE

Gary Graham highligts the massive commercial sardine harvest taking place in Mag Bay, one of Mexico's hidden treasures.

By: GARY GRAHAM
Jul262012

PROPOSED CHANGES TO SALTWATER BASS REGULATIONS

The California Department of Fish and Game will be voting on new bass regulations in November. Now is the time to find out what's really happening and make your voice heard.

By: ERIK LANDESFEIND
Aug022011

TO KILL OR NOT TO KILL - THAT IS THE QUESTION

All fishermen, especially big-game anglers, dream of catching big fish. But the debate over whether or not you should kill big fish continues. Here's one man's opinion.

By: CAMERON KIRKCONNELL
Mar252011

RETURNING COHO SALMON

This endangered species is returning to California's Russian River thanks to a hatchery program. Prior to the 2001, only four fish returned to spawn. That number is now nearly 200, and wild sightings are occurring more frequently.

By: BD STAFF
Mar212011

SAFER RELEASE FOR ROCKFISH

This new tool developed by a retired charter captain makes it possible to send a rockfish back to the bottom and release it without harming the fish by puncturing or venting the animal.

By: BD STAFF