Saving Billfish, the Lions and Tigers of the Sea

Ken Hinman

National Coalition for Marine Conservation

Like many Americans, I was first introduced to the blue marlin by Ernest Hemingway in his classic 1952 novella, The Old Man and the Sea, which chronicles an existential battle between an old Cuban fisherman and a great fish longer than his boat.

Federal Court Upholds National Roadless Rule; Sportsmen Celebrate Conservation Victory

Decision by appeals court resolves uncertainty regarding 2001 rule,
safeguards the prime habitat provided by inventoried roadless lands