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Sostheim, Matney Take Down Destin IFA Redfish Event

Joey Sostheim and Jake Matney, both of Panama City, Fla., weighed in a two-redfish limit that totaled 13.90 pounds to win the IFA Redfish Tour event in Destin, Fla., on March 26.

New Fishing Hooks Protect Bluefin Tuna in Gulf of Mexico But Allow Catch of Yellowfin Tuna and Swordfish

New commercial hook requirement designed to reduce the incidental catch of Atlantic bluefin tuna.

CCA Texas Announces New Artificial Reef Off Port Mansfield

4,000 Concrete Culverts Set to Go in Near Shore Waters This Summer

Menhaden Management Finally Begins

ASMFC Takes First Steps to Rebuild Menhaden Forage Base

Government Tightens Lid on Dolphin Death Probe

(Reuters) - The U.S. government is keeping a tight lid on its probe into scores of unexplained dolphin deaths along the Gulf Coast, possibly connected to last year's BP oil spill, causing tension with some independent marine scientists.

Coho Salmon Coming Back to Russian River

Field biologists from the California Department of Fish and Game (DFG) are reporting the largest number of coho returning to spawn in Sonoma County tributaries of the Russian River in more than a decade.

NOAA, FDA Continue to Re-Test Gulf Seafood and Post Results

Sampling in last closed area also underway...

RFA Supports "Pots Off Reef" Bills

Removing Fixed Gear From Artificial Reefs Is Part Of Larger Problem

New York's Saltwater License to be Repealed

User Fee Will Be Gone in 180 Days - Replaced By Free Registry

109-Pound Blue Catfish Might be New Virginia Record

A 53-inch catfish caught at the confluence of the Dan and Roanoke rivers in Virginia might be 7 pounds heavier than the previous blue cat that held the Virginia record.