Over the course of 30 years of management, NMFS’ own data seems to show their regulatory efforts to sustain the fluke fishery may actually be contributing to its decline while ultimately building more support for “SSFFF” research priorities.
THANKS FOR THE TRANX
Check out the new Shimano Tranx reel unveiled to the fishing public at the 2017 World Fishing & Outdoor Exposition in Suffern, NY, with an exclusive video from The Fisherman Magazine.
SPRING FLING WITH PRE-SPAWN BASS
Folks who watched the Bassmaster Classic unfold on television may have psyched themselves up for monster largemouth; with warming temps putting giants now on the pre-spawn feed, there’s no better time than the present for targeting trophies.
FAMOUS FLY STRETCH RETURNS
After a 10-year closure, the historic Connetquot fish hatchery on Long Island has reopened to great fanfare and is once again drawing fly fishermen from throughout the region to fish these legendary New York beats.
APRIL ISSUE AVAILABLE NOW
The Fisherman kicks off the 2017 spring run with a dozen locations to connect with a 50-pound striper this season, 11 surefire trout tips for opening day and beyond, tactics for tackling the fish of 10,000 casts, professional tips to extend your cast, light tackle fluke, a celebration of bluefish and much more - it's online now!