Ted Williams's Blog Archive November, 2011

Businessman/book author tags “grander” marlin; comes inches from being speared by 1100 lb. crashing billfish

BUFFALO, N.Y., -- Fishing isn’t generally considered a dangerous sport, but businessman and book author Bob Rich, Jr., found out how risky a major fish fight with a black marlin can be as he came within inches of being speared by an 1100 pound charging billfish.

1,000th Group Joins National Conservation, Outdoor Recreation and Historic Preservation Coalition

At Washington, D.C., event, Theodore Roosevelt IV and ‘America’s Voice for Conservation,
Recreation and Preservation’ remind Congress of Outsized Employment and Economic Benefits

WASHINGTON – One-thousand groups and businesses have joined in urging Congress to consider the economic impacts of the great outdoors and historic preservation as it makes critical decisions concerning America’s fiscal health, the recently formed national coalition “America’s Voice for Conservation, Recreation and Preservation” announced today.