Ted Williams's Blog Archive April, 2014
DENVER, CO - Four sportsmen from across the West were presented with awards at the Backcountry Hunters & Anglers' Annual National Rendezvous in Denver, in recognition of their outstanding contributions to protecting backcountry habitat and promoting conservation efforts.
Yesterday, the Maine Senate and then the Maine House voted to override Governor LePage's veto of LD 1671, which protects Class AA streams and certain critical brook trout and salmon habitat from motorized prospecting.
Spurred on by the sportfishing and boating community, the new policy
will better integrate recreational fishing into NOAA Fisheries’ mission