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    BP to Pay $18.7 Billion for Gulf Oil Spill

    Thursday, July 16th, 2015

    From Activist Angler: BP will pay $18.7 billion in penalties and damages for its role in the largest oil spill in U.S. history, which polluted the Gulf of Mexico five years ago. “Today‘s settlement moves the wildlife and habitat of the Gulf Coast forward on the road to recovery. It’s time to look ahead to […]

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    Stewardship Tip: Drug Free Livestock

    Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

    Growth hormones in animal wastes present an emerging risk to aquatic environments. Given the trend in agriculture toward concentrated animal feeding operations and the extensive volume of waste generated, the risk for environmental impact is great.

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    Stewardship Tip: New Seafood Watch Updates

    Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

    Last week, we talked about the Seafood Watch program. We’ve always said that a part of our sport – and our passion – is bringing fish to the table, but we need to harvest responsibly. That is true even when we’re not the ones doing the harvesting.

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    Stewardship Tip: Seafood Watch

    Thursday, April 24th, 2014

    Selecting sustainable seafood for dinner involves many of the same decisions that you would face if you were planning to selectively harvest your catch.

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    Stewardship Tip: Food Miles

    Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

    The issue of “food-miles”, a rough measure of how far food travels between its production location and the final consumer, has been a consistent fixture in the debate on food sustainability.  There are more variables that contribute to the overall footprint of food, though.

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