Latest Content: Conservation News

Anglers ask for Salazar's help

Nov 26, 2012

Members of the Sport Fishing and Boating Partnership Council (SFBPC) have petitioned U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar to help stop the withholding of funds that provide for the nation's fish and wildlife resources.

Clough elected to partnership board

Nov 20, 2012

Noreen Clough has been elected to serve on the board of a national fisheries conservation coalition.

Anglers spend $16 billion a year on fishing

Nov 19, 2012

A report details the buying habits and demographics of bass anglers across the United States.

B.A.S.S. gets its hands dirty

Nov 16, 2012

Employees spent the day helping restore a critical habitat for the darter fish.

Help pass the Sportsmen's Act!

Nov 14, 2012

You can make a difference in getting legislation passed that will increase fishing access, conserve fish habitat and improve fishery management.

B.A.S.S. and Wisconsin DNR representatives meet

Nov 12, 2012

B.A.S.S. and Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources officials sat down recently to discuss issues about culling permits, fish diseases and public access.

Budgets and betrayals

Nov 5, 2012

The federal government may confiscate $43 million that sportsmen have contributed through excise taxes. Contact your senators and representatives, and tomorrow -- vote!

Presidential candidates weigh in on fishing issues

Oct 22, 2012

President Obama and Gov. Romney are not avid fishermen, but both say they plan to watch out for angling interests if elected (or re-elected).

B.A.S.S. gets its hands dirty

Oct 15, 2012

The Freshwater Land Trust teamed up with B.A.S.S. employees Wednesday for a volunteer workday at Tapawingo Springs Preserve to restore critical habitat for the endangered vermilion darter and watercress darter.

Connecticut awards $3,000 in scholarships

Oct 15, 2012

Three recent high school graduates received scholarships awarded by the Connecticut B.A.S.S. Federation Nation.

Hicks Lake shows bass improvement

Oct 10, 2012

Mark Byrne catches a huge bass in a Washington lake that his chapter has worked on cleaning up for 10 years.

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