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Under the Influence of Ethanol

America's corn-based ethanol program carries high costs in fish, wildlife and tax dollars. Under the Influence of Ethanol By Ted Williams Ethanol is even more popular now than when Americans made it to fuel themselves rather than their cars, and some of the

Reward offered for information about bald eagle shooting in eastern

Contacts: Ryan Noel, FWS, 615/736-5532 Scott Hollenbeck, TWRA, 800/831-1174 Tom MacKenzie, FWS, 404/679-7291 The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency are investigating the shooting of a bald eagle that was discovered near

Ultralight Migration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 20, 2006 Contacts: Tom MacKenzie, 404/679-7291 Liz Condie: 905-982-1096 Cell: 905-718-1034 http://www.operationmigration.org Eighteen whooping crane chicks have crossed into the Southeast region, continuing their journey to Florida

Who Needs Grayling?

A special fish struggles to hang on in the Lower 48

On a fine summer morning in 1991 my son and I were wet-wading up the Gibbon River in Yellowstone National Park, exercising brown trout on puffy dry flies. We were about to turn back

Angling Retains its Mainstream Appeal and Broad Economic Impact

Despite competition for time and access, fishing is still an economic powerhouse

Alexandria, VA - September 26, 2007 - Despite competition from video games and other similar activities and increased urbanization, recreational angling

SILVER AND LARGESCALE SILVER CARP BANNED

Importation and interstate transport of live silver and largescale silver carp will be banned under a final rule published in today's Federal Register by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. A petition to the Service signed by 25 Members of Congress outlined

Do Indians Really Need This?

Strikes me as stupid, dangerous idea not in the best interests of anyone--esp. Indians--that will encourage ongoing illegal activity such as sale of "Dream Catchers." FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rachel F. Levin, 612-713-5311 June 15, 2007 Andrea Kirk, 612-713-5449

Biologists revive plan to save trout with poison

http://news.rgj.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060619/NEWS07/606190343/1010 Fly Rod & Reel -- July 2005 CONSERVATION Restoration of imperiled fish just got shut