Recreational fishing’s future is advanced in several key areas
Sportfishing industry is hopeful the legislation will result in tangible changes
for the area’s economy.
The sportfishing industry supports the prohibiting of federal regulation of lead fishing tackle.
The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission approved a 25 percent striped bass harvest reduction for coastal states within one year.
The Gulf Council passed Amendment 40, dividing the recreational red snapper quota and diminishing recreational fishing opportunities.
In a letter to the Gulf Council, the CSC, the largest bipartisan caucus in Congress with nearly 300 members in 49 states, calls for Amendment 40 – Sector Separation to be tabled.
Administration acknowledges that recreational fishing is compatible with sustainable marine conservation
For many of us the School House Rock! “I’m just a bill” video and jingle were our first ventures onto how a bill becomes a law
Fishing is one of the most accessible outdoor sports. Nearly anyone, no matter age, income level or even fitness ability, can easily participate.
For those of us that work on KeepAmericaFishing we get asked regularly what exactly we do, besides send out emails requesting our supporters to take action on a particular issue. With that in mind we decided to write the top five things that we do at KeepAmericaFishing that our supporters might not know about. We [...]