Fishing News


Simrad Global Compatibiity » 07/28/2014 - The Simrad MX Series MX521B Smart Antenna, and HS80A and MX575D DGNSS Compasses have been upgraded to be compatible with both Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS). Two GNSS systems are currently...
Marlin Fest Comes to St. Thomas » 07/28/2014 - Some of the top offshore anglers in the world are headed to St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands for the 42nd USVI Open/Atlantic Blue Marlin Tournament (ABMT) and the 2nd MarlinFest. The ABMT and Mar...
2014 MidAtlantic $500,000 » 07/28/2014 - The 2014 MidAtlantic $500,000 has a reduced entry fee and more opportunities for participants to share in a cash purse that's projected to top $2 million. The $2,500 entry fee covers all the dockside ...
Simrad Autopilot Software Upgrade 2.0 » 07/25/2014 - A new software upgrade is available for the Simrad AP70 and AP80 Autopilots. The upgrade is currently available as a free download and can be installed on all new systems sold. The Simrad AP80 and AP7...
Texas Blue Marlin Record » 07/25/2014 - The crew on the Legacy recently broke the Texas state record for blue marlin by nearly 100 pounds.

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Face Off With Lionfish » 07/25/2014 - During a recent trip to Key West, Florida, U.S. Congressman Steve Southerland (R), who serves on the House Natural Resources Committee and its Fisheries Subcommittee, got an up-close, personal look at...
STORMR Neoprene Foul-Weather Gear » 07/24/2014 - Neoprene technology used to be limited to water sport professionals. Now, you don't have to be a surfer to utilize neoprene garments that maintain a limitless range of motion. J

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Garmin Introduces New Transducers » 07/23/2014 - Garmin recently introduced the GT30-TH and the GT30-THP thru-hull scanning CHIRP transducers for use in conjunction with the Garmin GCV 10 sonar scanning black box.

The new CHIRP transduc...
Navionics Expands SonarCharts » 07/23/2014 -

Navionics recently announced a key development in its award-winning SonarCharts high definition bathymetry map. Now compatible with sonar log data formats from leading echosounder and GPS chartplo...

New Report Reveals Lure of Fishing » 07/23/2014 -

The lure of recreational fishing remains strong, according to the 2014 Special Report on Fishing released today by the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) and the Outdoor Foundatio...