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Impact of Economic’s of Fishing

Economic Impact of Sportfishing
Thursday, August 27, 2009
By wowmynews

As anglers, I doubt we even realize the impact we have on our nations economy. Hopefully this will give you some insight on the positive cash flow we create by just doing what we are so passionate about.

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St. Johns water district sells us out to Big Business!

Scott Maxwell | TAKING NAMES (Orlando Sentinel) March 29, 2009

The campaign being waged by the St. Johns River Water Management District is quite simple: “Do your part to save water.”

Unfortunately, the district itself doesn’t seem interested in following its own advice.

Next week, St. Johns will go before a […]

2016-10-18T14:37:24-04:00March 30th, 2009|Categories: Central Florida Fishing, Florida Fishing Reports, Florida Freshwater Conservation, Largemouth Bass|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on St. Johns water district sells us out to Big Business!

Florida Sugar Land deal redone, to protect Everglades

Florida officials have agreed to new terms for a land deal with the largest U.S. producer of cane sugar to increase the availability of water storage and flow to the vast Everglades wetland. The new agreement, subject to approval by the […]

2016-10-18T14:38:19-04:00November 17th, 2008|Categories: Florida Freshwater Conservation|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Florida Sugar Land deal redone, to protect Everglades

FWC Preparing for Effects of Climate Change

ORLANDO — Scientists addressing the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s first climate change summit last week forecast a bleak future for the state’s fish and wildlife over the next century:

As many as 30 percent of native species could face extinction from habitat loss because […]

2018-04-30T15:58:07-04:00October 5th, 2008|Categories: Florida Freshwater Conservation, Our FWC|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on FWC Preparing for Effects of Climate Change

Fishing Remains a Fun, Healthy tradition available to Everyone!

By BOB WATTENDORF

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

Freshwater fishing is one of the many outdoor recreational activities encouraged by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC).

The FWC views outdoor recreation as a […]

2018-04-30T15:57:58-04:00September 30th, 2008|Categories: Florida Fishing Reports, Our FWC|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Fishing Remains a Fun, Healthy tradition available to Everyone!

FWC Biologist Bags FOWA and Bass Pro Shops Award

Paul Shafland, director of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) Exotic Fisheries Lab, captured this year’s “Pass It On” Award.

September 2008

The award was given by the Florida Outdoor Writers Association (FOWA) and Bass Pro Shops.

He bagged the honor […]

2018-04-30T15:57:54-04:00September 29th, 2008|Categories: Florida Freshwater Conservation, Our FWC|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on FWC Biologist Bags FOWA and Bass Pro Shops Award

Conservation is always the Best Way to Protect the River

September 2008, By RONALD L. LITTLEPAGE

The St. Johns River, always beautiful, especially sparkles on a fresh fall day when the temperature finally dips into the 50s after a long, hot summer.

Thursday was such a day in Jacksonville and the river, indeed, sparkled.

The sight was a vivid […]

Political pluck, power dovetailed in state-U.S. Sugar deal

Palm Beach Post Staff Writer

Saturday, June 28, 2008

Standing on his skiff, hedge fund billionaire Paul Tudor Jones II grew more confident with each cast into the salty shallows of Florida Bay – snook or no snook.His goal was more […]

2016-10-18T14:39:08-04:00June 28th, 2008|Categories: Florida Freshwater Conservation|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Political pluck, power dovetailed in state-U.S. Sugar deal

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