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 By AZBW    Boating    December 1, 2015

New Powerboat Sales Continue Surge in 2015

CHICAGO (Dec. 10, 2015) – New powerboat sales are on a multi-year rise with pre-recession levels on the horizon in several boat segments as early as 2016. The National Marine Manufacturers... Full story

 By ASA    Fishing    December 1, 2015

Sportfishing Industry Lists 2015 Top Recreational Fishing Advocacy Accomplishments

Alexandria, VA – December 15 – 2015 - Over the course of 2015, numerous legislative, public policy and advocacy activities occurred that will have a lasting impact on recreational fishing's... Full story

 By ASA    Fishing    November 1, 2015

Sportfishing's Trade Show Receives National Award from Top Trade Show Industry Group

Alexandria, VA – November 4, 2015 – For the third year in a row, the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades, better known as ICAST, has been recognized by the Trade Show News Netwo... Full story

 By ASA    Fishing    November 1, 2015

What Lures New Anglers and What Keeps Them on the Hook

Alexandria, VA – November 5, 2015 - Not many activities offer as many opportunities for tranquil relaxation or exhilarating surges of adrenaline, but both types of experiences have about equal... Full story

 By ASA    Fishing    November 1, 2015

Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act Takes a Major Step Forward

Alexandria, VA – November 19, 2015 – The sportfishing industry applauds the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee for advancing a major portion of the Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act of 2015... Full story

 By ASA    Fishing    September 1, 2015

FishAmerica Foundation Awards $10,000 to Support Fisheries Science Research

Alexandria, VA – August 17, 2015 – The FishAmerica Foundation has awarded $10,000 to the Save the Summer Flounder Fishery Fund (SSFFF), a non-profit organization whose mission is to safeguard and... Full story

 By ASA    Fishing    August 1, 2015

Legislation Introduced to Preserve Fishing Access in Biscayne National Park

Washington, D.C. – July 30, 2015 – On the heels of the recent announcement to close over 10,000 acres of Biscayne National Park to fishing, a coalition of recreational fishing and boating... Full story

 By ASA    Fishing    August 1, 2015

Congressional Hearing Explores Impacts of Biscayne National Park Fishing Closure

Alexandria, VA – August 3, 2015 – A joint Congressional hearing delved into concerns raised by members of the recreational fishing community, as well as other stakeholders, about the National... Full story

 By ASA    Fishing    July 1, 2015

American Sportfishing Association Elects Board of Directors Members

Alexandria, VA – July 8, 2015 - Six members of the American Sportfishing Association (ASA) were elected or re-elected to fill three regional seats and three at-large seats on the board of... Full story

 By ASA    Fishing    May 15, 2015

Recreational Saltwater Fishing Coalition Lauds House Legislation

Washington, D.C. - June 2, 2015 – A coalition of organizations representing the saltwater recreational fishing and boating community congratulated the U.S. House of Representatives on its passage... Full story

 By ASA    Fishing    May 15, 2015

Sportfishing Industry Association Appoints Manager for the Keep Florida Fishing Initiative

Alexandria, VA – June 3, 2015 - The American Sportfishing Association (ASA) is pleased to announce that Gary Jennings, a life-long, avid angler and boater, has joined the ASA staff as the Manager... Full story

 By ASA    Fishing    May 15, 2015

Public Locked Out of Biscayne National Park

WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 5, 2015 – Today, the National Park Service announced its final General Management Plan (GMP) for Biscayne National Park. Despite commitments made by Biscayne National Park... Full story

 By NMMA    Fishing    April 15, 2015

Legislation Advances to Benefit Saltwater Recreational Fishing

Washington, D.C. – May 1, 2015 – Leaders in the recreational fishing and boating community yesterday highlighted the progress in elevating the importance of saltwater recreational fishing in the... Full story

 By ASA    Fishing    April 15, 2015

New Report Demonstrates Potential Economic Gains from Reallocations

Alexandria, Va. – May 12, 2015 – A report released today further demonstrates the importance of reviewing how the nation’s marine fisheries are allocated between the recreational and commercial... Full story

 By NMMA    Boating    April 15, 2015

American Boating Congress Connects Boating Industry Leaders with Congress for Face-to-Face Dialogue in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, D. C., May 11, 2015 –More than 250 business leaders from across all sectors of the U.S. recreational boating industry are gathering on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. today to kick off... Full story

 By AZBW    Fishing    March 15, 2015

New National Campaign Asks Anglers To Pledge To Pitch It

Americans are more conscious than ever about properly disposing of, or recycling plastic containers and other materials. The recreational fishing industry, through KeepAmericaFishing®, its... Full story

 By ASA    Fishing    March 15, 2015

FishAmerica Foundation Joins Ranks of AmazonSmile Non-Profit Organizations

Alexandria VA- April 9, 2015 – This month, the FishAmerica Foundation, the sportfishing industry’s fisheries conservation and habitat restoration foundation, launched a brand-new version of its... Full story

 By AZBW    Events   

Orlando Is Destination For Global Sportfishing Industry

Now is the time to mark your calendar for the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades, better known as ICAST, the world's largest sportfishing trade show. Produced by the American... Full story

 By NMMA    Fishing    September 15, 2014

Recreational Boating/Fishing Leaders Send Letter to Congress

More than 200 leaders in the recreational fishing and boating industries are asking Senate and House members by way of a letter, to support key policy changes to saltwater recreational fisheries... Full story


What Does KeepAmericaFishing Do?

Those who work on KeepAmericaFishing get asked regularly what exactly they do, besides send out emails requesting supporters to take action on a particular issue. With that in mind, they decided to... Full story

 By ASA    WOOT    July 15, 2014

Senate Strangles Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act Of 2014

July 10, the U.S. Senate effectively killed the Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014 when it failed to pass a vote that would have moved the bill forward. After 81 amendments were offered to the bill,... Full story

 By ASA    Fishing    June 15, 2014

American Sportfishing Association Elects Board of Directors Members

Alexandria, VA – June 26, 2014 - Six members of the American Sportfishing Association (ASA) were elected or re-elected to fill three regional seats and three at-large seats on the board of...

 By NMMA    Fishing    June 15, 2014

Federal Fisheries Agency Adjusts Misleading Economic Information

Washington, D.C. – June 26, 2014 – After significant objection from the recreational fishing and boating community, the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) has taken steps to correct a key...

 By WOT    Fishing    May 15, 2014

Veteran Fisheries Conservation and Industry Advocate to Retire in June 2014

Alexandria, VA – May 13, 2014 – After decades of dedicated service to the recreational fishing industry; fisheries resource conservation and management; and advocating on behalf of both, American...

 By WOT    Fishing    May 15, 2014

Recreational Fishing and Boating Community Underwhelmed By House Magnuson-Stevens Act Reauthorization Bill

Washington, D.C. – May 29, 2014 – As Congress continues exploring reauthorization of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (Magnuson-Stevens Act), the primary law governing... Full story


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