Mayfly populations crashing?

A new report concludes that mayfly populations are in a precipitous decline in Great Lakes regions, likely due to pollution and algal blooms. This should be a concern not just for anglers, but for anyone who cares about the health of the ecosystem. These insect...

Fish farm fail

Over the holidays, news broke of a fire at a commercial salmon farm in British Columbia. Story from Alaska Public Media: Tens of thousands of Atlantic salmon escaped a Canadian fish farm that caught fire Dec. 20, north of Vancouver Island. Mowi Canada West released a...

Roll up sleeves. Grab shovel. Plant tree.

A friend sent me a link to this #teamtrees project that aims to fund the planting of 20 million trees by Jan. 1. As of today, the organizers have raised enough to plant more than 17 million trees and have attracted a huge following on social media. According to an...