Information on Conservation for the Sportsman
FISHERIES MANAGEMENT 101 - SPINY LOBSTER FMP
BD's Erik Landesfeind gives an explanation of the protocol involved in creating a fisheries management plan.
COSTA'S GIVE THE GIFT OF FISHING
Costa is taking us back to our roots and offering a reward for passing on the gift of fishing. Take the Pledge and be entered to win.
LION'S SHARE OF LIONFISH
Wow, this recent video from the waters off Pensacola, Florida leaves no question that lionfish are here to stay. Still it is our duty to eat as many as we can to limit this invader from foreign waters.
CALIFORNIA SCORPIONFISH OR SCULPIN SET TO CLOSE
The CDFW has determined the quota for sculpin is going to be met early, so they are closing the take of them on Nov. 15th.
EVERY HALIBUT COUNTS
Halibut are an Alaskan mainstay and to ensure they stay plentiful, an educational campaign has started to help anglers ensure the survival of the halibut they choose to release.
SPERM WHALES OFF DANA POINT
An amazing video of sperm whales found off Dana Point recently and filmed with the drone from Dana Wharf Whale Watching.
SHARK ENCOUNTER - GREG JACOSKI
Shark encounters are part of Greg Jacoski's job. He is the Director of Operations at the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation. He and Dr. Guy Harvey work hand in hand tagging sharks around the world.
MAKO SHARK MAKES EPIC JOURNEY
Scientist supported by the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation, AFTCO Inc. and many other entities are tracking pelagic sharks and gamefish. Technology is allowing new insights into just how far many species travel the oceans.
SCIENTISTS DISCOVER HYBRID SHARKS
A species of shark in Australia has apparently mated with a similar species to create what scientists are calling the first hybrid shark.
U.S. MAY BE NEXT FOR BLUEFIN CLOSURE
As recent as the 18th of July, NOAA has submitted a notice to the Federal Register that petitions for the prohibition of Pacific bluefin tuna in U.S. waters.