Conservation

Pits in the Crown Jewels

  • By: Ted Williams

It was a day of superlatives in a place of superlatives. I had thought I threw a long line until I watched the guy fishing with me--Steve Rajeff, who can cast farther than any other man on the planet [see: Ask FR&R July/October]. Together we eased down the clean gravel of the river that sustains the

National Conservation Groups Call for Dam Removal

For Immediate Release Mary Jane Williamson, Communications director, mjwilliamson@asafishing.org, 703-519-9691, x227, http://www.asafishing.org/ Alexandria, VA - August 22, 2006 - The American Sportfishing Association (ASA) and eleven other conservation and

From the NATIVE FISH SOCIETY

NATIVE FISH SOCIETY CONSERVATION REPORT June 2006 By Bill Bakke, Director OREGON COASTAL COHO MANAGEMENT: ODFW has constructed another coastal coho plan aimed at rebuilding native, wild

Great Splake Editorial

An eloquent and powerful statement on splake by my friend, former director of Maine Rivers Naomi Schalit and now New England's top editorial writer. Sunday, July 2, 2006 Maine doesn't need splake Copyright © 2006 Blethen Maine Newspapers Inc. You'd

U.S. Senate Passes Marine Fisheries Bill

News Release Jodi Stemler June 19, 2006 703-915-1386 For Immediate Release jodistemler@verizon.net WASHINGTON  Senator Ted Stevens today successfully shepherded through the Senate legislation to reauthorize the act that bears his name and is the nation's

Biologists revive plan to save trout with poison

http://news.rgj.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060619/NEWS07/606190343/1010 Fly Rod & Reel -- July 2005 CONSERVATION Restoration of imperiled fish just got shut

Bush Motives?

Yesterday President bush proclaimed the creation of a new Marine National Monument and I suggested that perhaps there was a hook. A response posted to a listserv by fisheries expert Paul Koberstein said: "You are totally wrong, Scott." And so I dug deeper. The

Bluefin Summer

  • By: Ted Williams

Will we live to see another tuna invasion like this?

Time Bomb in the Earth

  • By: Ted Williams

We're unleashing a killer in the heart of Yellowstone cutthroat country

The Food Chain

My catch-and-release habit has been so reflexive for so many decades that it is difficult for me to accurately remember the battle of emotions I underwent to reach this point. But as near as I can recall, just prior to my C&R conversion the devil on my left shoulder was arguing strenuously against the