Ted Williams's Blog Archive 2006

Must Read for Ocean Advocates

The March/April issue of Mother Jones magazine, just released on MotherJones.com, features an extensive cover package focusing on the ocean. In the lead article, ³The Fate of the Ocean,² Julia Whitty chronicles the unrelenting assault that is taking

Living in Cougar Country

I tried hard, but couldn't muster any sympathy for this guy. http://www.usatoday.com/tech/science/2006-02-20-lion-turf-war_x.htm

What You Can See on Feb. 21

Snooping on Song Dogs From Audubon's Earth Almanac by Ted Williams and compiled in "Wild Moments," edited by Connie Isbell, Illustrations by John Burgoyne, Storey Publishing, 174 pages. Snooping on Song Dogs Winter, when breeding increases

Curt Said:

Famous Gowdy Quotes: Curt Gowdy on fly fishing and lessons in conservation and catch-and-release by his father Ed when growing up in Wyoming in the 1920s:"The daily limit for trout was 20 then, now it's two. I was about to put a fish in my creel

A guy is 81 years old and loves to fish

A guy is 81 years old and loves to fish. He was sitting in his boat the other day when he heard a voice say, "Pick me up." He looked around and couldn't see any one. He thought he was dreaming when he heard the voice say again, "Pick me up." He looked in the

Timeless Presidential Quotes

''If Lincoln were alive today, he'd be turning over in his grave.'' -- Gerald Ford ''No public man can be just a little crooked.'' -- Herbert Hoover ''Do not needlessly endanger your lives until I give you the signal.'' -- Dwight Eisenhower ''I am only an average

What Fish are These Fliers?

Here's what a fisheries biologist guesses they are: "Characin , common name for members of the Characidae, a large and diverse family comprising 700 species of freshwater fishes. The characins are related to the carp and the catfish. They are found