Brave anglers rewarded with big hauls – a Florida fishing report.
Tuna catch in Westport, Washington, with pictures, by Team Defiance.
Big king mackerel are back in Virginia Beach and the fishing is great. A report from Saltwater Sportman. The fish had abandoned Virginia in the mid-nineties, but returned four years ago following the return of their food sources.
Over 3,100 fishing citations have been earned so far in the 2011 Virginia Saltwater Fishing Tournament. Report provides current tournament standings. See also: Tournament details.
Northlake, a little village at the farthest end of eastern Prince Edward Island, hosts the Canada International Tuna Cup held every September. There are 14 teams this year, the most ever. The Tournament’s reputation suffered over the years when the fish just stopped coming to the Gulf. This year however, fishers say the tuna are coming up to the boats to feed.
The Texas AgriLife Extension Service nature tourism program is offering a new online marketing platform, guide training and certification program for Texas fishing guides and coastal tourism service providers. AgriLife Extension will be expanding its Market Maker online market and marketing platform as a free service to connect fishing guides and other tourism providers with customers. See also a current Texas Gulf Coast fishing report.
North Carolina Biologists Say Hurricane Irene has Caused Widespread and Significant Fish Kills. Studies document fish kills in North Carolina coastal rivers due to low dissolved oxygen following Hurricane Irene.
Salmon Fishing in the Yemen, a British film comedy, is in competition at the Toronto International Film Festival. Ewan McGregor stars as a fisheries scientist who finds himself saddled with the task of introducing salmon fishing to the Highlands of Yemen. Academy award nominated director Lasse Hallström adapts this charming British comedy from Paul Torday’s novel.