Keeping waterways clean and open to boaters is an important goal of the recreational marine industry. Individually and as members of trade organizations, marine businesses push for the enactment of fair rules and regulations governing use of the nation's rivers, lakes, streams and ocean waters.

NOAA report sees renewal in fishing stocks

The number of domestic fish stocks listed as overfished or subject to overfishing dropped to its lowest level since 1997, when the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration began tracking stock status.

Minnesota bill seeks to repeal invasive-species training

A bill before the Minnesota House of Representatives would change a state law that is designed to require boat owners to receive training about how to identify and keep aquatic invasive species from getting into the state’s lakes.

High costs lead to drop in California fishing-license purchases

Annual fishing license sales in California have dropped nearly 55 percent since 1980, according to the California Sportfishing League, despite census numbers reporting a population increase from about 23 million to more than 38 million in the same period.

Water-sports group joins Boating United

The Water Sports Industry Association said it is now an advocacy partner of Boating United, a national community of boating businesses, enthusiasts and supporters.

Advocates of regulatory reform say federal saltwater fishing policy shortchanges recreational anglers.

All aboard on Morris-Deal

In an unprecedented show of solidarity among saltwater fishing stakeholders, the Recreational Fishing Alliance is endorsing a vision for managing saltwater fisheries that would give recreational anglers a seat at the table.

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