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.
Advocates tout the bill’s passage, but say the real work has just begun.
Two days after taking office, Gov. Ron DeSantis says he will spend $2.5 billion on more aggressive policies for water-quality management in the Sunshine state.
Gulf fishery management council is considering allowing states more flexibility to set recreational snapper season.
Audio alert system helps Pauline Dowell achieve on-water independence.
2018 program included campaigns in 19 states.
The bipartisan bill has been cosponsored by 20 legislators.
The bipartisan legislation includes the Water Resources Development Act.
Deadline to weigh in on increasing hatchery pink salmon is today.
The Kenai River Women’s Classic and Kenai River Classic have pulled in millions of dollars over the years.
The Exempted Fishing Permit would have allowed longline vessels into the East Florida Coast Pelagic Longline Closed Area.
Angler participation has led the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission for the first time ever to be able to manage the harvest of recreational red snapper in both state and federal waters in the Gulf of Mexico.
Yamaha Marine president Ben Speciale is urging the recreational boating and fishing industry to press for passage of the Modern Fish Act.
Fishing League Worldwide has teamed with Walmart, the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation, Jack Link’s, Pringles and Zip Firestarters for National Fishing and Boating Week June 2-10.
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on Monday proposed new and expanded hunting and fishing opportunities in 30 national wildlife refuges, including Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge in Illinois and Wisconsin, and John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge in Philadelphia.
American Fishing Tackle Co. and Boat Owners Association of the United States are both offering support to college anglers.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association announced the recipients of the 2017 Marine Industry Customer Satisfaction Index Awards, honoring 1,282 boat dealers for customer satisfaction and 951 for customer service.