Latest Content: Conservation News

Ramp Monkeys: Watching out for invasives

Aug 26, 2014

Young people search boats coming off Cayuga Lake to help stop the spread of invasive species.

How to ID grass and fish it effectively

Aug 21, 2014

Know what types of grass you are fishing — and how to horse huge bass out of it.

Vote for B.A.S.S. Conservation

Aug 20, 2014

Nationwide Insurance has selected seven worthy organizations to win a portion of $75,000. Chosen by an online vote, the winner of the vote will receive $45,000. The remaining six organizations will each receive $5,000.

The Philly bucket brigade

Aug 15, 2014

When the Shimano Live Release Boat couldn't launch on Day 1 in Philadelphia because of low tides, an unexpected bucket brigade of locals formed to help save the bass.

Scientists find sex changing bass in Chesapeake area

Aug 4, 2014

Scientists are alarmed at the bass population's recent mutation in the Chesapeake and Pennsylvania watersheds.

Retired live release boat gets second life

Jul 31, 2014

In the late 1990s B.A.S.S. acquired a small fleet of live release boats for its livery of tournament equipment. The idea then and now is to evenly disperse healthy bass throughout a tournament fishery.

Champlain is strong and improving

Jul 29, 2014

Residents concerned that bass on the southern end of Champlain won't return after they're released have nothing to worry about, says Gene Gilliland, because the void in any area fills up very quickly.

Take 2 minutes to help Michigan fisheries

Jul 24, 2014

The Michigan B.A.S.S. Nation encourages all anglers who have fished in Michigan or plan to one day to complete an 11-question survey.

Florida wants your opinion on proposed bass regulation change

Jun 27, 2014

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission wants to hear from you by June 30 regarding a proposed regulation change.

Shimano/ B.A.S.S. Youth Conservation Initiative announces grant recipients

Jun 25, 2014

Three B.A.S.S. Nation chapters are the 2014 recipients of grants offered through the new Shimano/B.A.S.S. Youth Conservation Initiative. New Mexico, Georgia and Connecticut are the states receiving funds.

Wisconsin culling law details released

Jun 25, 2014

Wisconsin waters are more tournament-friendly these days, with culling allowed in permitted events as one of the most important new regulations.

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