As a member of ASA, you become a stakeholder in the growth and prosperity of the recreational fishing industry and can take advantage of the business-building programs and resources the association offers, including:
ADVOCACY: ASA is the leading voice for the recreational fishing industry. Our dedicated Government Affairs team works on federal and state issues that enhance our collective economy, protect against damaging legislation and make it easier for anglers to enjoy their time on the water.
MARKET INSIGHTS: ASA provides members with economic and market research to assist in making data-driven business decisions.
TRADESHOW: ASA is the producer of ICAST, the world’s largest tradeshow for the sportfishing market, which features 225,000 net square feet of exhibit space and has an annual attendance of over 15,000 industry professionals.
COMMUNICATION: Newsletters, press releases, social media and a video channel keep members informed on vital updates on the issues and policies that drive our industry forward.
Who is eligible for an ASA membership?ASA Fishing2020-10-27T16:07:16+00:00
Updating and maintaining your company record is a simple process and an essential one. Please carefully review all your company information and make changes as needed.
Please add or change company personnel that you want to receive our important member e-newsletters, news releases, critical advocacy action alerts, fisheries policy information, ICAST and annual meeting updates and more.
We want to communicate with all the key people within your company or organization. Help us to ensure your team members are “in-the-know” about the challenges and opportunities in the recreational fishing industry.
Help us keep your team members informed.
As an existing member, how do I update our company record?ASA Fishing2020-09-23T18:55:09+00:00
Please review and update your company record when renewing your membership dues. This includes official company contact and key company personnel such as Accounting and your trade show booth contact, if applicable. Any changes will automatically feed into our member relations database.
Please add or change other company personnel that you want to receive our important member e-newsletters, news releases, critical advocacy action alerts, fisheries policy information, ICAST and annual meeting updates and more.
ASA established Keep America Fishing as a way to give our nation’s anglers – over 50 million strong and growing – a voice in federal and state policy decisions and legislation that impact their time on the water.
Keep America Fishing is a place to learn about the issues we’re facing, unite our efforts as a community and present a strong voice.
Join us and advocate for clean water, healthy fisheries and access to both! Please invite every one of your team members to sign-up for critical Action Alerts on the online advocacy portal.
What is the FishAmerica Foundation?ASA Fishing2020-09-23T15:33:28+00:00
Through grants and direct funding, since 1984, the FishAmerica Foundation has invested more than $13 million in grassroots freshwater and saltwater fisheries restoration projects throughout the United States and Canada.
As an ASA member, how do I donate to Keep America Fishing and the FishAmerica Foundation?ASA Fishing2020-09-23T15:34:09+00:00