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Tippets: Problem of Private Hatcheries, Return of American Shad, “Judas Fish” Help to Fight Lake Trout

3 days agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

Private hatcheries present unique difficulties for fisheries managers trying to contain the spread of diseases such as whirling disease. Michael Wright reports on “The Hatchery Quandary” in this article via The Bozeman Daily Chronicle. After a 300-year absence, American shad have … more ?

Sportfishing Industry Supports Legislation to Conserve Great Lakes Fisheries

Bills will support science and management to support the region’s fisheries Alexandria, VA – June 12, 2016 – The sportfishing industry offered its full support for two bills introduced by U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.), Gary Peters (D-Mich.) and Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) to manage and conserve the Great Lakes’ fisheries. Show More Summary

Tippets: Rubber vs. Felt, DIY Fly Floatant

6 days agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

In this recent article Kris Millgate looks at the rubber vs. felt debate. She speaks with those in gear design and manufacturing, fisheries management, and guides about the issue. “If the rubber versus felt debate did anything in the name … more ?

Myanmar designates first marine areas protected by local fishing communities

Myanmar Department of Fisheries celebrates World Oceans Day by designating Myanmar's first Locally Managed Marine Areas (LMMAs).

From brook trout to walleyes, warming waters to play havoc with fisheries

A few degrees, on average, can make a huge difference in lakes and streams as aquatic species struggle to compete and in some cases survive, and that's why a warming climate is of concern to fisheries managers.

Diving deep, WSU researchers find wealth of fish

(Washington State University) Washington State University marine biologists for the first time have documented a wealth of fish in the 'vastly underexplored' deep coral reefs off Hawaii Island.The study gives fishery managers a moreShow More Summary

New management could be coming to East Coast herring fishery

Federal fishing regulators are considering a host of alternatives about new ways to manage the herring fishery. Atlantic herring is a major industrial fishery on the East Coast, with fishermen … Click to Continue »

New Tool for Anglers Takes Fisheries Management Back-to-Basics

2 months agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

The Marine Fish Conservation Network has launched a new online resource created for anglers, providing “clear, reliable news and opinions about fisheries management in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast.” aims to inform and engage anglers in fisheries management and conservation issues. Read more … more ?

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Salmon Fisheries Set for 2017

The state's fishing seasons, developed by the WDFW and treaty tribal co-managers, were finalized during the Pacific Fishery Management Council's meeting. This post Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Salmon Fisheries Set for 2017 appeared first on Shooting Sports News.

Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus Members Introduce Bill to Enhance Recreational Fisheries Management

2 months agoHobbies / Hunting : Hunting Life

On April 6, Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus (CSC) Member Congressman Garret Graves, along with CSC Co-Chair Congressman Gene Green, CSC Member Congressman Rob Wittman and Congressman Daniel Webster introduced essential legislation that...Show More Summary

CSC Members Introduce Bill to Enhance Recreational Fisheries Management

The "Modernizing Recreational Fisheries Management Act of 2017" will provide much-needed modifications to the way the NMFS approaches management. This post CSC Members Introduce Bill to Enhance Recreational Fisheries Management appeared first on Shooting Sports News.

Comparing Mine Management in B.C. and Alaska is Embarrassing (and Explains Why Alaskans Are So Mad)

Alaskans tired of living under the threat of B.C.’s poorly regulated mines are taking the matter to the state’s House Fisheries Committee in an effort to escalate an international response to ongoing issues such as the slow leakage of acidic waste from the deserted Tulsequah Chief Mine in northwest B.C. Show More Summary

Golden shiners at center of bait debate in Minnesota

A live bait favored by winter walleye anglers is at the center of an escalating policy dispute between bait shops blocked from importing the minnows and fisheries managers who say … Click to Continue »

American Sportfishing Association Joins NC Sound Economy Coalition

3 months agoHobbies / Hunting : Hunting Life

Effort focuses on improving coastal fisheries conservation and management Alexandria, Va. – April 3, 2017 – The American Sportfishing Association’s (ASA) Board of Directors voted in favor of supporting the NC Sound Economy initiative at their spring meeting in late March. Show More Summary

Tackling resilience: Finding order in chaos to help buffer against climate change

(University of Washington) A new paper by the University of Washington and NOAA's Northwest Fisheries Science Center aims to provide clarity among scientists, resource managers and planners on what ecological resilience means and how it can be achieved.

Crescent Lake WMA a quality bullhead fishery

3 months agoHobbies / Hunting : Hunting Life

LINCOLN, Neb. – Panhandle anglers have a quality bullhead fishery in Crescent Lake Wildlife Management Area (WMA). Nebraska Game and Parks Commission fisheries biologists recently conducted a fish survey at the lake and collected “several hundred bullheads per frame net,” according to northwest district biologist Joe Rydell. Show More Summary

Plan to save New England shrimp fishery will go to public

The public will have a chance to comment on a plan to change the way New England's shuttered shrimp fishery is managed with an eye toward saving it. The regulatory … Click to Continue »

Recreational Fishing Industry Thanks Florida Governor Scott for Regional Fishery Management Nominations

3 months agoHobbies / Hunting : Hunting Life

March 15, 2017 – Alexandria, Va. – The American Sportfishing Association and its Florida advocacy arm, Keep Florida Fishing®, today praised Florida Governor Rick Scott for his recommendations to the Secretary of Commerce for appointments...Show More Summary

Anomalous ocean conditions in 2015 may bode poorly for juvenile Chinook salmon survival

Fisheries managers have been predicting a slightly below-average run of spring Chinook salmon on the Columbia River this year but a newly published suggests that it may be worse.

Identifying potential consequences of natural perturbations and management decisions on a coastal fishery social-ecological system using qualitative loop analysis

Managing for sustainable development and resource extraction requires an understanding of the feedbacks between ecosystems and humans. These feedbacks are part of complex social-ecological systems (SES), in which resources, actors, and governance systems interact to produce outcomes across these component parts. Show More Summary

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