Fisheries Management

Synchronous Rise and Fall of Cod Stocks Points to Environmental Factors in Decline

A study of decades of population estimates for the various cod stocks off Canada and New England shows that the stocks grew and declined at about the same time, revealing that environmental factors played a stronger role than previously thought in the collapse

Where Baitfish Don't Belong

  • By: Ted Williams

The most-recent issue of FR&R takes the shine out of shiners.

Fishing Down on the Farm

  • By: Chad Mason

How to find and fish the ultimate largemouth pond

125 scientists from 27 countries call for end to commercial overfishing subsidies

May 24, 2007 Director-General Pascal Lamy World Trade Organization Centre William Rappard Rue de Lausanne 154 CH-1211 Geneva 21 Switzerland Dear Director-General Lamy: As members of the international science community, we write to you with our grave concern

Steelhead listing means chance to recover irreplaceable Northwest icon

May 7, 2007 Statement by Rob Masonis, Northwest regional director, American Rivers Contact: Rob Masonis, 206-213-0330 x12 Amy Kober, 206-213-0330 x23 Seattle -- American Rivers praised today's determination by NOAA Fisheries that Puget Sound steelhead

Robbed by Rats

You're losing more than money when you have to pay to fish public water Robbed by RAT's By Ted Williams It sounded okay when Congress authorized it in 1996. The few sportsmen and environmentalists who even noticed vacillated between disinterest and mild approval.

Robbed by RAT's

  • By: Ted Williams

You're losing more than money when you have to pay to fish public water

17 Eastern States Announce Coordinated Strategy for Brook Trout Conservation

Unprecedented New Plan Sets Firm Targets for 2025 WASHINGTON - The future of the East's premier native trout is looking up, thanks to a coalition of state and federal agencies, academic institutions and conservation organizations. The Eastern Brook