Fishing News


Florida FWC Launches Gulf Reef Fish Survey » 01/23/2015 - Attention Gulf reef fish anglers: You've asked for better data and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has listened and taken action. Now the FWC needs your help.

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VIDEO: Fishermen Catch Giant Squid » 01/23/2015 - Commercial fishermen netted a giant squid alive Thursday before hauling it aboard their vessel in Japan's Toyama Bay. The squid, which died soon after capture, measured over 19 feet long. Experts say ...
GoFree Boosts Mapping Functionality » 01/21/2015 - GoFree – the provider of digital content and services and part of the Navico family of marine electronics brands including Lowrance, Simrad Yachting and B&G – announced today a signifi...
Vesper Deploys Virtual Beacons in New Zealand » 01/21/2015 - Vesper Marine, a leading manufacturer of innovative marine safety products, announced today it has been awarded the contract to provide Virtual Automatic Identification System (AIS) Beacons to mark se...
Speak Up for Red Snapper » 01/21/2015 - NOAA Fisheries seeks public comment on Amendment 40 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Reef Fish Resources of the Gulf of Mexico. The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council) has submit...
OCEARCH to Tag Tiger Sharks Down Under » 01/19/2015 - Growing to more than 16 feet (5m), tiger sharks are regarded as one of the most dangerous – if not misunderstood – of its species. Tiger sharks are considered apex predators, which live at...
Act Now to Help Preserve Coral Habitat » 01/19/2015 - Over the last two years, Wild Oceans has been reporting on a developing action to protect fragile and valuable deep sea coral habitats in the Mid-Atlantic canyons.  Now it's time for us to act. &...
Video: New AFTCO 'Surface Tension' Series » 01/16/2015 - AFTCO has announced the release of Surface Tension, a four-part web video series produced in collaboration with Jason Arnold and Primal Productions.

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Florida CCA STAR Tournament Soon Underway » 01/16/2015 - Join local recreational anglers, fishing celebrities, political figures and other media for the launch of the inaugural Coastal Conservation Association Florida State-wide Tournament (STAR). The kick-...
Online Fishing Tournament Kicks Off » 01/15/2015 - Anglers around the planet, courtesy of the free iGHOFISH fishing app, today can compete in worldwide cyber tournament and win awards for various gamefish species as well as monthly prizes. The app, wh...