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Africa Beckons As A Family Fishing/Safari Destination

One of the country’s leading extreme angling holiday specialists this month adds Africa to its ever-expanding portfolio of adventure fishing destinations. Africa-Angler.com website follows hot on the heels of the success of sister site Amazon-Angler.com, founded two years ago by World Champion extreme angler and TV fishing show presenter, Steve Townson. ... Full story

Hardy & Greys Announce Special Experience Day

Hardy & Greys are pleased to announce they will once again be holding a very special event taking place at their Alnwick headquarters in North East England on Saturday 18th May 2013. ... Full story

Father and Son Ghillies Both Net 30lb Salmon on Same Day

After a slow and cold start to the salmon fishing season, the River Wye burst into action in the first week of April when some very large salmon were caught. Eight of the fish landed were over 25lb and four over 30lbs or nearly four feet in length, with the largest weighing 33lbs. ... Full story

New Video Shows Best Live Release Practice for Salmon

When the Atlantic Salmon Federation conducted a survey of anglers a few years ago, asking what tool would be most useful, a good video of the best techniques for live release was the top response. Please watch and share the video inside with your fellow salmon anglers and help spread the word. ... Full story

Film Project To Follow WWII Veteran Back to France Fly Fishing

"Frank Moore: Mending the Line" is a documentary about Frank Moore, a 90-year old WWII veteran and fly-fishing legend, returning to Normandy to fish the rivers he saw as a soldier. They are looking for sponsors/donations via the indiegogo.com independent funding site. ... Full story

IGFA Backs Call to Remove Longlines from Gulf of Mexico

The International Game Fish Association has long supported closing the Gulf of Mexico to surface longlines. But in an uncommon collaboration, this position is gaining new momentum as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) prepares a new proposed regulation for the region as early as this month. ... Full story

Jose Wejebe 'Spanish Fly' Memorial Foundation

The Jose Wejebe Spanish Fly Memorial Foundation is a non-profit organization whose mission is to support causes involving marine conservation, education, and individuals with special needs. We will contribute to and participate in fundraising and humanitarian work through ocean and marine-life related activities. ... Full story