Fisheries Management

Angling Retains its Mainstream Appeal and Broad Economic Impact

Despite competition for time and access, fishing is still an economic powerhouse

Alexandria, VA - September 26, 2007 - Despite competition from video games and other similar activities and increased urbanization, recreational angling

Lahontan Cutthroat Trout

Pyramid Lake, Nevada, once the home of Lahontan cutthroat trout.

How an Isolated Transfer and a Dedicated Hatchery Saved This Ancient Strain

Or so it was thought.

Fast forward to the 1970s.

In the intervening years

Conserving Wild Birds and Their Habitats throughout the Americas

  • By: Ted Williams

BIRD CONSERVATION NEWS TIP-SHEET 10/10/07 Steve Holmer, 202/234-7181 ext. 216, [email protected] , www.abcbirds.org Will Gov. Schwarzenegger Protect Endangered Condors by Banning Lead Ammunition? Scientists Call for New Plan to Protect Spotted Owl Court to Rule on Tower Safeguards on Gulf Coast Oil

Lahontan Cutthroat Trout

  • By: Ted Williams

Pyramid Lake, Nevada, once the home of Lahontan cutthroat trout. How an Isolated Transfer and a Dedicated Hatchery Saved This Ancient Strain Or so it was thought. Fast forward to the 1970s. In the intervening years the Lahontan cutthroat trout had been added to the list of species threatened with extinction,

Who Needs Grayling?

  • By: Ted Williams

A special fish struggles to hang on in the Lower 48 On a fine summer morning in 1991 my son and I were wet-wading up the Gibbon River in Yellowstone National Park, exercising brown trout on puffy dry flies. We were about to turn back when I hooked and landed a fish of a lifetime. It was a grayling-all

Conservation

  • By: Ted Williams
Fluvial grayling are abundant in Alaska and Canada  but in the Lower     they are nearly wiped out

Who Needs Grayling? A special fish struggles to hang on in the Lower 48

Where Baitfish Don't Belong

  • By: Ted Williams

Wild trout water more beautiful than northern Maine's Big Reed Pond doesn't exist. It is embraced by one of the few remaining old-growth forests in the East. It is one of about 307 lakes in the nation (305 in Maine) that still sustain native brook trout undefiled by hatchery genes and one of only 14

SILVER AND LARGESCALE SILVER CARP BANNED

Importation and interstate transport of live silver and largescale silver carp will be banned under a final rule published in today's Federal Register by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. A petition to the Service signed by 25 Members of Congress outlined

Safer Ocean Migration Ensured

June 21, 2007 By the Atlantic Salmon Federation ST. ANDREWS, NB A new Greenland Conservation Agreement will suspend commercial salmon fisheries in Greenland's territorial waters for seven years, beginning with the 2007 season. The fishermen of

Do Indians Really Need This?

Strikes me as stupid, dangerous idea not in the best interests of anyone--esp. Indians--that will encourage ongoing illegal activity such as sale of "Dream Catchers." FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rachel F. Levin, 612-713-5311 June 15, 2007 Andrea Kirk, 612-713-5449