Category Archives: Environment

Take Action to Protect Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

The Sierra Club is calling for quick and easy action to make your voice heard in supporting protections of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument. We have to keep up the fight against this public lands grab. To add your voice, please … Continue reading

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Save the Tongass National Forest

With the tax bill, Congress snuck in an attack on the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Now they are looking at a similar sneak attack on the treasured Tongass National Forest. This unique ecosystem is nicknamed the “last salmon forest” and … Continue reading

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Podcast: The Ecological Crisis in the Florida Everglades with Joe Welbourn

In an episode of The Venturing Angler Podcast, Joe Welbourn of Bullsugar.org discusses the ecological crisis in the Florida Everglades. To check out more from Bullsugar, please click here. And to check out the podcast, please click below or download … Continue reading

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Take Action on Pebble Mine

The time to act is now. The Pebble Limited Partnership has applied for permits to make Pebble Mine happen. It’s looking scary … To send a message to Governor Walker, Senator Murkowski, Senator Sullivan, and Representative Young, please click here.

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Take Action: Defend National Monuments

The Nature Conservancy is encouraging folks to speak up for National Monuments. As you may know, the Trump Administration is butchering up National Monuments and it looks like uranium mines will be getting their way with some of these (soon-to-be … Continue reading

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Trump Stealing Public Lands — Take Action!

They’re at it again! Trump flew around the country today announcing plans to take more of our public lands to make them available to the highest bidder. In this case, likely mining and oil companies. (Side note: the EPA is … Continue reading

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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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