Go to California Must Make White Seabass Hatchery a Priority in Light of New Study

May 20, 2022

Bill Shedd

California Must Make White Seabass Hatchery a Priority in Light of New Study

A recent earth-shattering genetics study shows that the California white seabass hatchery program has been far more successful than previously understood. It is now time for the state and its California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) to course-correct and make this program a priority.
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Go to The Fight For Clean Water

May 18, 2022

AFTCO

The Fight For Clean Water

Why is clean water important to all life on earth? Who is Captain's for Clean Water? Captain Rhett Morris gives his account of what clean water means to him and you as anglers around the country.
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Go to What Happens to the Bass After a Fishing Tournament?

March 29, 2022

AFTCO

What Happens to the Bass After a Fishing Tournament?

The number one question B.A.S.S. conservation staff get asked when a tournament is heading to their town is “What happens to the fish after the tournament is over?” Gene Gilliland, the B.A.S.S. Conservation Director likes to say, “Well they go home”. Learn More
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Go to Tag-A-Giant Q&A

November 29, 2021

AFTCO

Tag-A-Giant Q&A

How long has Tag A Giant been around? TAG-A-Giant is currently in its 25th year. TAG was founded by Stanford and Duke University scientists, alongside interested fishers. Our goal is ensuring the futu...

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Go to Bluefin Tuna Explained + Scientific Tuna Tagging

November 1, 2021

AFTCO

Bluefin Tuna Explained + Scientific Tuna Tagging

The three species of bluefin tuna are the reason many people are anglers. They are the reason some have the best fishing story anyone has ever heard, but also the reason many have white hairs and are...

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Go to AFTCO Goes Big in Year 4 of AFTCO X BASS Conservation Grant

August 17, 2021

AFTCO

AFTCO Goes Big in Year 4 of AFTCO X BASS Conservation Grant

Santa Ana, Ca. – AFTCO is proud to announce the fourth year of conservation grants in collaboration with B.A.S.S.. These Conservation Grants are available to all BASS Nation Chapters around the country looking to perform conservation minded projects within their community and waterways.

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