ASA News is the monthly e-newsletter from the American Sportfishing Association. Please scroll down for the complete document. Use the links in the left hand navigation under the specific topic area to access additional information.

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IMPORTANT – Modern Fish Act on the Move in Congress

The Modern Fish Act, which addresses many of the challenges facing saltwater recreational anglers in federal waters, is gathering steam.

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Sportfishing Policy Updates

News from Capitol Hill and state houses around the country.

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ICAST 2019 Updates

Now is the time to make your plans, book your both and get the latest updates for ICAST 2019.

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Jessica Wahl Named Executive Director of the Outdoor Recreation Roundtable

The Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR), of which the American Sportfishing Association (ASA) is a member, announced the appointment of Jessica Wahl as executive director.

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Sportfishing Industry Highlights Efforts for Increasing Fishing Participation

ASA focused on what the industry can do to support state natural resource agencies.

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ASA Appoints New Atlantic Fisheries Policy Director

Fisheries management policy veteran will focus on a number of recreational fishing species.

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Sign Up for Keep America Fishing’s Updates

Keep America Fishing is a terrific resource for anglers of all kinds. Count on Keep America Fishing to keep you up to date on fishing tips and tricks, conservation opportunities, and unique offers for Keep America Fishing branded clothing and gear.

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Fishing & U.S. Economics

A look at the U.S. fishing market by type of fishing plus Christmas buying trends.

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News from the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation

More boats are back on the water. The state agencies workshop was a success. And RBFF has a new board of directors member.

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