Fishing News


Protecting Forage Fish » 04/11/2019 -
The sportfishing industry expressed its support for a new bill in Congress to ensure the smaller fish in the ocean that serve as the food source for most marine sportfish, known as forage fish, w...
Guatemala Billfish Invitational » 04/08/2019 - The 4th Annual Guatemala Billfish Invitational will take place May 2-6 at the legendary Pacific Fins Resort & Marina. Well-known anglers from across the globe will compete in this exciting three-d...
Fishing Generates $500 million in Costa Rica » 04/04/2019 - From lakes, to rivers, to the ocean, people of all ages and all walks of life enjoy one of America’s favorite pastimes, fishing. 

However, for a lot of people fishing is much mo...
Bluefin Tuna Hatchery » 04/02/2019 - Currently, Pacific Bluefin Tuna (PBFT) farming production relies on catching wild juvenile tuna and raising them to maturity before distributing the fish to markets. This practice is unsustainable, as...
Swordfish Cup » 04/02/2019 - The 1st Annual Swordfish Cup, a tournament with a popular 24-hour format, will be held July 27-28, 2019. Anglers around the world will be eligible to compete in their respective time zones. This new g...
$1 Billion for Recreation » 04/02/2019 - Outdoor recreationists who hunt, shoot, fish and boat are providing more than $1 billion this year to support increased outdoor access and wildlife habitat conservation across the United States. The U...
Simrad Cruise » 04/01/2019 - Simrad Yachting recently announced the new Simrad Cruise, which it's calling the most intuitive chart plotter on the market. Designed for simple and straightforward navigation, Cruise features a ...
Final Sail » 04/01/2019 - The party moves south, as the highly anticipated grand finale of the Quest for the Crest Sailfish Series, Final Sail, closes out in Miami Beach this year on April 3-7.  A hefty purse in excess of...
Darrell Lowrance Passes » 03/18/2019 - Navico, parent company to the Lowrance, Simrad, B&G and C-MAP brands, announced the passing of Darrell J. Lowrance, founder of the Lowrance brand of marine electronics.

Darrell ser...
Keep Sailfish Wet » 03/11/2019 - Did you know the sailfish picture showing the fish out of the water is now illegal in Costa Rica?

Ten years ago a regulation made it illegal for the sport fishing sector to take ...