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Longliners allowed back into conservation zone

Posted on August 11, 2017

Sen. Cassidy, Rep. Graves and Colleagues Propose a Better Way to Manage Gulf Red Snapper

Posted on August 01, 2017

The recreational fishing and boating community today applauded the introduction of the RED SNAPPER Act, a bill to improve the way the recreational red snapper fishery is managed in the Gulf of Mexico.

Sportfishing Community Addresses Modernizing Federal Fisheries Management on Capitol Hill

Posted on July 19, 2017

Recreational angling stakeholders gathered on Capitol Hill today for a Congressional Saltwater Recreational Fisheries Policy Luncheon along with coordinated congressional office visits. Event sponsors included American Sportfishing Association, Center for Sportfishing Policy, Coastal Conservation Association, Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation, National Marine Manufacturers Association, and Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership.

Hunting Heritage and Environmental Legacy Preservation for Wildlife Act (S. 1514)

Posted on July 17, 2017

Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce the Modern Fish Act in the Senate

Recreational Fishermen Laud Wicker, Nelson and Colleagues
Posted on July 11, 2017

Time to Re-Think Catch Shares

Posted on July 10, 2017

Catch shares in marine fisheries is a concept unfamiliar to most people, and it is probably completely alien to most hunters and anglers in this country. It is a system of wildlife management that bestows some percentage of a public marine resource, like red snapper in the Gulf of Mexico, to private businesses for free, to use and sell for their own profit.

Trump Administration Delivers for Saltwater Recreational Anglers

Posted on June 28, 2017

Rec angling community calls on Congress to fund Everglades restoration projects

Posted on June 26, 2017

From the Head: Modernizing Recreational Fisheries Management Act of 2017

Posted on June 22, 2017

A break in the management storm for red snapper

Posted on June 14, 2017