Recreational fishing has a $115 billion annual economic impact on the U.S. economy and supports close to a million domestic jobs.
SHARE Act includes provisions to improve public access and protect our fishing heritage.
We hope that President Obama follows the model that has been established in the South Pacific and includes language in his proclamation that allows continued access for recreational fishermen.
When demanding areas off the New England coast be designated as “fully protected” marine monuments, their real agenda is to set up no-fishing zones.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is taking a leadership role by working with the American Sportfishing Association’s “Pitch It” campaign.
Recruiting anglers isn’t as big a challenge and keeping them on the water
Plan makes strides to improve habitat conservation while maintaining reasonable boating and fishing access
On behalf of the recreational fishing industry, we are writing to show our support for Alternative 9 and Amendment 28 relative to red snapper reallocation.
I trust getting on a boat, with rod and reel in hand, and catching my own.
Members of the recreational fishing industry testify on the importance of maintaining reasonable public access.