| News for the Last 30 Days - FishingBoating-World
NOAA Fisheries announce overfished stocks hit all-time low
By NOAA, ,
4:03 AM Thu 16 Apr 2015 GMT
NOAA Fisheries is pleased to announce the release of the 2014 Status of U.S. Fisheries report to Congress and the regional fisheries management councils. The number of stocks on the overfishing and overfished lists dropped to an all-time low, and we continued to rebuild stocks. ...
New insights into Victorian mulloway populations
By State Government Victoria, ,
11:11 AM Mon 13 Apr 2015 GMT
Recreational fishing licence fees have helped anglers and scientists learn more about mulloway populations in several Victorian estuaries. ...
Race to save more than 130 beached dolphins in Japan
By AFP, ,
12:33 PM Fri 10 Apr 2015 GMT
More than 130 melon-headed whales, a member of the dolphin family usually found in the deep ocean, beached in Japan on Friday, sparking frantic efforts by locals and coastguards to save them. ...
When things went wrong, teen boater kept cool
By D. Scott Croft, ,
5:03 AM Fri 10 Apr 2015 GMT
When 15-year Matt Mainzer decided to take a couple of friends out boating one Sunday afternoon in late March, little did he know that he would find himself and his friends floating in life jackets hanging on to the overturned hull of the teen’s 17-foot flats boat awaiting rescue. But according to Mainzer, his boating safety education would help him survive the day. ...
The real horsepower is at 2015 Gold Coast International Marine Expo
By Gold Coast Marine Expo, ,
2:36 AM Fri 10 Apr 2015 GMT
2015 Gold Coast International Marine Expo - The world’s leading marine engine and generator brands have been confirmed for the 2015 Gold Coast International Marine Expo – ensuring it will once again be a true showcase of ‘all things aquatic’. ...
NSW Maritime alert – Dangerous surf conditions forecast
By Roads and Maritime Services Media, ,
9:06 AM Tue 7 Apr 2015 GMT
Roads and Maritime Services has issued an alert to boaters after a Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) warning about dangerous surf conditions forecast to impact the coastline from the South Coast of NSW to the Hunter region from tomorrow. ...
Bonfire Beach Bash and Fishing Tournament announced at Old Bahama Bay
By Mark Ellert, Grand Bahama Island ,
6:38 AM Tue 7 Apr 2015 GMT
Special rate early registration is underway for anglers to compete in the Bonfire Beach Bash and Tournament to be hosted by the Old Bahama Bay Resort and Yacht Harbour, a proud member of the Guy Harvey Outpost Resorts Expedition Properties portfolio ...
Stark reminder of consequences of not following safe boating rules
By Roads and Maritime Services, ,
3:34 PM Tue 31 Mar 2015 GMT
A 30-year-old Narara man received a nine-month suspended jail sentence in Woy Woy Local Court today after pleading guilty to serious offences under marine legislation. ...
Anglers warned to fish by rules at Lake Charlegrark
By Department of Economic Development, ,
2:19 PM Tue 31 Mar 2015 GMT
Fisheries Victoria officers are warning people to carefully measure their Murray cod after a West Wimmera man faces hundreds of dollars in on-the-spot fines after allegedly being caught with three undersized fish ...
BoatUS - 2015 list of top ten boat names
By BoatUS, ,
1:14 PM Tue 31 Mar 2015 GMT
Big and small, power or sail, there are many different kinds of boats and so many different kinds of boat owners. But the one thing they seem to agree on is how boating makes them feel, at least if your looking at a boat’s name on the transom. ...
A fishing policy that recognises all interests
By John Morrison, ,
12:02 PM Sat 28 Mar 2015 GMT
The Minister for Primary Industries, Katrina Hodgkinson, today announced the Baird Government’s Fishing Policy that recognises the importance of fishing in NSW and ensures that fisheries resources are effectively managed, accessible for all sectors and sustainable for future generations. ...
Toolamba boat ramp upgrade on Goulburn River
By Sarah Hetherington, ,
3:37 AM Sat 28 Mar 2015 GMT
Recreational anglers fishing the Goulburn River at Toolamba, south of Shepparton, now have better access thanks to an upgraded boat ramp and improved vehicle tracks. ...
FLW Tour - Spotted bass reign supreme at Smith
By TJ Maglio, ,
2:03 PM Thu 26 Mar 2015 GMT
When the Walmart FLW Tour visited Alabama’s Lewis Smith Lake in March 2013, Brent Ehrler dominated wire-to-wire by amassing a hefty 60 pound, nine ounces over four days and besting runner-up Jacob Powroznik by more than seven pounds ...
FLW College Fishing Kentucky Lake Open winners announced
By Fishing League Worldwide, ,
12:55 PM Thu 26 Mar 2015 GMT
Anti-matter, anti-freeze, anti-social – now there’s anti-umbrella rig, thanks to Arkansas anglers Zachary Pickle and Drew Porto, who put together an umbrella rig-free tournament here in the FLW College Fishing Kentucky Lake Open to win the championship with 43 pounds, 12 ounces. ...
Evil in the dark - The joys of night sailing
By Ken Gillstrom, ,
4:41 PM Wed 25 Mar 2015 GMT
The human race seems to have an inherent fear of the dark. This fear is reinforced by books and movies that continually relate darkness with evil. ...
Coast Guard assists with sea turtle release off NC coast
By US Coast Guard, ,
5:46 AM Sat 21 Mar 2015 GMT
The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Kodiak Island out of Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, in cooperation with the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission, helped release 19 rehabilitated sea turtles off the North Carolina coast. ...
2015 Bimini Wahoo Smackdown VI Tourrnament - Winner announced
By John Bell, Isla Mujeres ,
5:33 PM Wed 18 Mar 2015 GMT
Pompano Beach’s Team Gin Gin, Captained by Fred Genestra, took top team honors and a $5,000 winner’s check in the Wahoo Smackdown VI tournament hosted this past weekend at the Bimini Big Game Club Resort and Marina. ...