Conservation

Applause For Senators Trying To Modernize CA Commercial Swordfishing

Leading recreational fishing organizations applauded Sens. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) and Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) for introducing S. 2773, the Driftnet Modernization and Bycatch Reduction Act, to phase out the use of mile-long drift gillnets in the eastern Pacific by 2020 and bring California commercial swordfishing in-line with all …
Conservation

A Glimmer Of Hope – Baja Reef Conservation

http://www.divephotoguide.com/underwater-photography-special-features/article/underwater-photographer-week-leonardo-gonzalez For decades, the Sea of Cortez’s reefs and reef fisheries were declining at an alarming rate as fishermen using compressed air ravaged them. Then, 20 years ago, residents of a small fishing community took matters into their own hands and with community-wide commitment, stopped …