Splake Threaten Lake Superior Brookies

In light of recent efforts by friends and colleagues in Maine to limit the stocking of splake, the following piece may be of interest. One particular point that should be noted: In the West splake are used to CONTROL overabundant, stunted, alien brook trout:

Golden Rule Comes to the North Woods

Here are the remarks of Jon Lund -- avid and accomplished hunter and angler, Maine's former attorney general and publisher of New England's biggest outdoor periodical, the *Maine Sportsman* -- delivered to the board of the Sportsman's Alliance

Fisheries Currents

Science news from the American Fisheries Society Issue 2, April 2006 Welcome to the second edition of Fisheries Currents, a digest of newsmaking fisheries science articles from the journals of the American Fisheries Society. Each issue, highlighted articles

Removing Dams (from Consideration)

The Endangered Species Act does not mandate recovery; it mandates a recovery plan. NOAA Fisheries spokesman Brian Gorman Removing Dams (from Consideration) By Ted Williams In the minds of grazers, farmers, irrigators, hydro-power producers,

2006 Ocean Salmon Season Stays Open in California

For Immediate Release ASA - Gordon Robertson, 703-519-9691, ASA Northern Calif. - Dick Pool, 925-825-8560, Coastside Fishing Club - Bob Franco, 650-726-1666, Anglers'

Bass in the Burbs

  • By: Chad Mason

How to find largemouths in your backyard

A Cautionary Tale

  • By: Ted Williams

Rogue ranchers threaten Western trout water

Wind About Wind

Wind power is a splendid idea -- but only in the right place Wind Advisory By Ted Williams There is little debate that the United States must overcome its addiction to finite, polluting, globe-warming fossil fuels. So here's a proposal for a cheap, renewable,

House Version of Magnuson-Stevens Act Introduced

The Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership Tim Zink March 29, 2006 202-654-4625 For Immediate Release House Version of Magnuson-Stevens Act Introduced Bill Seen as a Good Step Towards Addressing Saltwater Anglers' Priorities WASHINGTON

Madam Secretary. How could you?

My response to Secretary Norton follows her press release below: For Immediate Release Contact: Hugh Vickery March 23, 2006 202-208-6416 NORTON NAMES 12 TO NEW SPORTING CONSERVATION COUNCIL; WILL ADVISE INTERIOR ON HUNTING, WILDLIFE RESOURCE ISSUES (COLUMBUS,