Northeast Issues

National Southwest Great Lakes & Upper Midwest
Southeast Northeast Northwest
California & Pacific    

Pledge to Pitch It!

Our waterways are being littered with worn-out soft plastic lures. If this habit doesn’t stop, we are giving the environmentalists and politicians adequate ammunition to make fishing with these lures illegal.


The Advancing Threat of Asian Carp

Asian carp, considered an invasive species by the U.S. Departments of the Interior and Agriculture, are a significant threat to the Great Lakes’ recreational fisheries. Carp populations have the potential to expand rapidly and change the ecosystem composition of the Great Lakes. This will significantly harm the $7 billion annual sportfishing economy in the Great Lakes region.