Tag Archives: catch-and-release fishing

Shifting Away from Consumptive Use

[Note: The following was first published in the February 2017 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2017 Don H. Meredith, All Rights Reserved. If you’ve been following the dustup over whether anglers should be allowed to take a fish for supper from many … Continue reading

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Catch-and-Release Under Attack

It’s hard for many anglers to understand why someone would attack such a noble conservation-minded activity, but catch-and-release fishing has suffered another successful attack. In Switzerland, the practice has been banned, as it has already been banned in Germany. “It … Continue reading

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