An ongoing conservation project by the York Bassmasters has turned a barren pond into a lush environment for wildlife and largemouth bass.
Firefighters had to retrieve a boat that sunk on its first trip out with an outboard that was too heavy for it.
The Florida B.A.S.S. Nation plans to present a special gift to Gov. Rick Scott for his support of fishing, hatcheries and tournaments in Florida.
Anglers will be fishing “million-dollar” water when they compete June 20-23 on the Mississippi River.
Two leaders of B.A.S.S.’s grass-roots membership and conservation programs today announced plans to retire from their positions.
Anglers in South Africa are passionate about their bass fishing, but Mike Allen's trip there made him realize how lucky we are to have fisheries management agencies in the United States.
QUINCY, Fla. — Members of the Quincy Bassmasters and Consolidated Bassmasters helped host seven fishing clinics at a summer camp for children in northwest Florida. At the end of each clinc, participants received a Zebco rod and reel combo and a tackle pack. Fifteen volunteers contributed 150 man-hours to the project. The camp hosted 135 participants, and the club raised $1,600 to support the event.
CRESTVIEW, Fla. — Members of the Hub City Bassmasters, in association with Wounded Warrior Fishing, took 10 injured military veterans and their families fishing for a day. The volunteers taught them how to catch bass, redfish, speckled trout and flounder during the two-day event. The weekend was totally free for the participants; volunteers raised $2,500 to support the tournament. Sponsors, such as Bass Pro Shops and Mann's Bait Co., provided meals and door prizes, including rods, reels, tackle bags and other gear.
CRESTVIEW, Fla. — Members of the Hub City Bassmasters taught children how to cast, flip and pitch an artificial bait at the Kids Casting event. Fifteen volunteers spent time with 120 kids during the four-hour event. They raised $250 for the effort. Volunteers contributed 60 man-hours.