Your purchase of fishing tackle and motorboat fuel last year generated roughly $398 million for fisheries management programs nationwide.
Anglers, conservationists and scientists are angered by CapeNature's tentative plans to treat four rivers with rotenone to kill bass and trout, both exotic species that were introduced to the nation more than a century ago.
The deadly fish virus commonly known as VHS (viral hemorrhagic septicemia) has apparently entered the Mississippi River drainage, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.
If you've pinpointed the bass but can't make 'em bite, try this tournament-proven tactic
Bob Malloy never made his state team or won a major tournament.
Only a handful of these compounds have been thoroughly evaluated to determine their potential effects on fish, however.
Unsafe Conditions Postpone Final Day of 2008 BASS Federation Nation Championship
Texas' Bryan Schmidt wins Federation Nation Championship
Here is your chance to get caught up on the 2008 Elite Series, Southern Challenge tournament on Wheeler Lake in Decatur, Alabama.
In this photo gallery you will see the 2008 federation nation championship in Kansas. It is the third day on the water and it shows the winner Bryan Schmidt.