Marine Species Center Stage at Global Wildlife Trade Meeting

TweetJohannesburg, South Africa) – Conservation actions for chambered nautiluses, devil rays and sharks were agreed today among member nations or “parties” to the Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) in Johannesburg, South … Continue reading →

TBF Goes Mobile

Tweet TBF LAUNCHES FREE MOBILE APPLICATION TO EASILY REPORT AND SEARCH TAG AND RELEASE DATA.   Over the past 26 years, the sportfishing community has provided The Billfish Foundation (TBF) with over 220,000 tag and release records, making it the largest private billfish database worldwide. The data … Continue reading →

Surf and Turf Golf and Fishing Package at Mexico’s Velas Resorts‏

Tweet Mexico’s Velas Resorts in Vallarta-Nayarit now offer a new three-night Surf & Turf Package for guests seeking fun both in the water and on land. The experience includes a six-hour fishing trip, cook-your-catch dinner, two days of championship golf, … Continue reading →

Costa Rica: 40-mile area commercial closure during Presidential Challenge, March 1 – 4

TweetPUNTARENAS, Costa Rica – Recreational sportfishing and billfish conservation have made a huge impact on Costa Rica’s tourism and economy. In a groundbreaking move and through a joint effort between The Billfish Foundation and the Presidential Challenge Charitable Foundation, commercial … Continue reading →

WFN and IGFA present Saltwater Adventures TV series in April

TweetTwo fishing industry leaders, WFN: World Fishing Network, North America’s only 24-hour television network and the International Game Fish Association (IGFA), the leading authority on angling pursuits and the keeper of the most current world record fishing catches, are teaming … Continue reading →