Ted Williams's Blog Archive 2013

Protect Bluefins

The National Marine Fisheries Service has proposed new measures to protect one of the ocean’s most threatened species of fish, the Atlantic bluefin tuna, from one of the most lethally indiscriminate types of fishing gear, the pelagic longline.

Jerod Broadfoot of the Oregon Outdoor Council and His Wife Charged with Wildlife Violations

For Immediate Release

September 20, 2013

David Allen and Jerod Broadfoot


DEEP Begins Fall Atlantic Salmon Stockings

Connecticut’s Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (DEEP) today announced that it has begun the 2013 autumn stockings of broodstock Atlantic salmon. DEEP’s Inland Fisheries Division yesterday released 300 salmon into the Naugatuck River and Mount Tom Pond. Later this week, DEEP will release 300 salmon into the Shetucket River and Crystal Lake (Ellington).

Clean Water Act Takes Spotlight in New EPA Report, Rulemaking

Sportsmen commend steps to restore protections for critical waters, valuable fish and wildlife habitat