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News Releases

Sportfishing Trade Show Welcomes Fly Fishing Industry
December 4, 2009
World’s largest sportfishing trade show is a destination for the global industry
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Sportfishing Industry Testifies Before U.S. Senate Subcommittee
December 4, 2009
National Fish Habitat Conservation Act would create national conservation framework
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NOAA Administrator Discusses Recreational Fishing's Concerns at 2009 Sportfishing Summit
November 3, 2009
Jane Lubchenco, Ph.D., voices commitment to the sportfishing industry
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2009 Sportfishing Summit Brings Industry Leaders Together
November 2, 2009
ASA honors two leaders of the sportfishing industry with awards
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Despite Economy, Fishing License Sales Up
October 20, 2009
Sales increase mirrors recreational fishing's heyday in the 1960s and 1970s
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Sportfishing Industry Hopeful About NOAA's “Fresh Look” at Recreational Fishing
September 2, 2009
Announcement signals NOAA’s intent to work productively with the sportfishing community
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Sportfishing Industry Supports Reintroduction of Critical Cape Hatteras Legislation
August 31, 2009
Current legislation is taking its toll on the local economy
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Economic Data Supports Efforts to Recover California's Salmon Fisheries
August 10, 2009
Reestablishing Chinook salmon represents one of the best economic and food production opportunities in the nation
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ICAST 2009 Continues Tradition as World's Largest Sportfishing Trade Show
July 29, 2009
Show draws largest crowd in over 10 years to Orlando, Florida
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Sportfishing Industry Awards 2009 ” Best of Show” Honors
July 16, 2009
Fifteen companies take tops honors during world's largest sportfishing trade show
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American Sportfishing Association Elects Board of Directors Members
June 29, 2009
Industry leaders will address a wide-range of sportfishing issues
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Sportfishing Industry Trade Show Sold Out for Eighth Straight Year
June 24, 2009
ICAST heads to Orlando for the first time in more than 10 years
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Despite Economy Tackle and Fishing License Sales Holding Steady
June 9, 2009
Millions of Americans turn to fishing during the economic downturn
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Sportfishing Industry Launches New Outdoor Sports Show
May 8, 2009
The Greater Philadelphia Outdoor Sportshow to Open in 2010
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FishAmerica Announces Funding Available for Habitat Restoration
May 7, 2009
$280,000 already awarded through NOAA partnership in 2009
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National Park Service Ban on Lead in National Parks Runs Counter…
March 13, 2009
Park Service officials make policy change without industry or public input
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World's Largest Sportfishing Tradeshow Heads to Orlando, Florida
March 13, 2009
ICAST is the destination for the global sportfishing industry
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Project FishSmart is the Model for Common-Sense Fisheries Management
March 11, 2009
Consensus-building process bodes well for future management decisions
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Physh Ed Continues to “Hook” Young Anglers
January 12, 2009
Teachers are encouraged to apply for fishing and boating education grants
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Three New Marine Monuments Prohibit Recreational Boating and Fishing Access
January 5, 2009
President leaves anglers and boaters a legacy of restricted access to public resources
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NOAA to Establish Eight Federal Marine Protected Areas in the South Atlantic
January 5, 2009
Sportfishing community lauds this contrast to fisheries management by proclamation
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