Ted Williams's Blog Archive 2009

Skewering Grools (Thread Closed)

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Best of 2009 Conservation Successes

Serious threat to most important nesting and feeding area for Green Turtles (Chelonia mydas) in South-East Asia – and nobody car

South Maratua, Derawan Archipelago, East-Borneo, Indonesia. On November 30 Pak Drepin a local fisherman discovered a huge abandoned fishing net which was partly entangled on the coral reef. When he tried to take the net out of the water he was struck by surprise as the net turned out to be extremely long (approx. 1000 meters long) and contained an enormous number of sea turtles.

Tuna Mania 5

Presented by: Coastal Conservation AssociationOf New Hampshire
Where: Red Hook Brewery, Newington NH At Pease Tradeport
When: January 30, 2010
Time: Doors open 9:30 am till 3:30 pm

Canadian indifference threatens bountiful Alaska river

There are few things more satisfying to the soul of an angler than spending a quiet day casting into a remote, clean-running river in quest of the Big One. Such places exist here in Alaska. Some are well-known among sportsmen, while others have yet to be discovered by the broader sports fishing community.