Category Archives: Environment

Take Action to Protect Bristol Bay

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is up to his shady secret shenanigans and now Bristol Bay is at serious risk. It is imperative that the fly fishing community comes together to voice their opposition to the proposed Pebble Mine, which, unfortunately, … Continue reading

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Tell Congress to Defend National Monuments

A leaked document reveals that Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke intends to recommend to the president that 10 national monuments are compromised to accommodate business interests. Some of the monuments mights be shrinked while others will be deregulated to … Continue reading

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Take Action: Stop Timber Sale in the Tongass National Forest

The Tongass National Forest is Southeast Alaska is truly a national treasure. This lush rainforest is regarded as the last salmon forest and it is also stacked with steelhead. Unfortunately, there are frequent threats from logging, and we now have … Continue reading

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Petition to Defend the Endangered Species Act

Congress and the Trump Administration are now targeting the Endagered Species Act. Since 1973, the Endangered Species Act has been one of the few sources of legal backing anglers have to protect fish (notably salmon and steelhead) from their demise. Looking … Continue reading

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Take Action to Protect U.S. Coasts from New Drilling

We don’t learn lessons. The Trump Administration has just pushed an executive order that will potentially bring forth new oil drilling off United States coasts. Enough is enough. As the Ocean Conservancy puts it, “our ocean and our coastlines belong … Continue reading

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The People’s Climate Movement March This Weekend

The People’s Climate March is this coming Saturday, and there has never been a time so critical for action on climate. Climatologists, oceanographers, ecologists, anglers, and others all recognize it’s now or never. We can’t get to the point of … Continue reading

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Call on Federal Leaders to Stop Offshore Oil Drilling Expansion

As is now (already) well-established, the Trump Administration is pursuing every shortcut possible for short-term economic gain at the expense of the environment. As part of this, there is a new effort to expand offshore drilling in U.S. waters. We … Continue reading

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