Allatoona Lake is the site of a major habitat restoration project by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
The Seven Coves Bass Club located near Lake Conroe Texas has been awarded a $34,015 grant to help fund the club's Lake Conroe Native Plant Nursery and Habitat Restoration Program.
The fight to maintain public access to Louisiana's fisheries received a boost in late December when the State Attorney General's office ruled that gating "running waters" is illegal under state law, even if the water in question is flowing through man-made canals that have replaced natural river channels.
For more than 40 years, B.A.S.S. and the grass-roots B.A.S.S. Federation Nation have remained focused on issues related to fisheries and aquatic resource conservation.
One of the things that make black bass such great fish for tournament angling is the fact that they can be "recycled." That is, they are hardy fish that can be caught, weighed in, released and caught again at a later date.
This article explains how to spot a bass that has been infected with LBV, and what it means to fisheries around the world.