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    Recycled Fish Transitions to New Leadership – and an updated logo.

    Friday, January 27th, 2017

    Ben Leal 641.417.8996 programs@recycledfish.org January 11th, 2017. For Immediate Release Recycled Fish Transitions to New Leadership – and an updated logo. Started in 2004 by Teeg Stouffer, Recycled Fish focuses on a lifestyle of stewardship to protect waters and fisheries for future generations. Over the past 13 years, the organization has grown to a national […]

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    #StewardsOnIce

    Friday, December 4th, 2015

    This winter, Recycled Fish On Ice presented by Ice Team has partnered with Clam, Vexilar and Grabber Warmers to spread the Stewardship Ethic through ice fishing once again. Visit Recycled Fish on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter to find challenges – ranging from posting photos of released fish, to pics taking kids fishing or cleaning up trash […]

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    Own A Piece of BASSMASTER Classic History!

    Sunday, May 11th, 2014

    Here’s your chance to own a piece of fishing history – or to give it as a gift – while supporting your waters, and families in need. We have three auctions running on eBay from Monday, May 12 – Monday, May 19 that are truly special, one-of-a-kind items … perfect for Father’s Day, or your […]

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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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    Stewardship Tip: Recycle Plastic Bags

    Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

    Plastic grocery bags come in Type 2 (high-density polyethylene film – HDPE) and Type 4 (low density or linear-low density polyethylene film – LDPE/LLDPE). Both types can, and should, be recycled. Many supermarkets and larger retailers collect plastic bags for recycling and will have a recycling bin in the lobby. Gather the bags you have […]

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    Stewardship Tip: Recycling Apps

    Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

    We’ve tried two recycling apps recently… iRecycle allows you to search for recycling venues based on category.  It has a surprisingly Windows 8-like interface that allows you to search based on type such as Automotive, Batteries, Construction, Electronics, Garden, Glass, Hazardous, Household, Metal, Paint, Paper, and Plastic.  You can search within categories, for example, I could […]

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    Stewardship Tip: Fertilizer on Frozen Ground

    Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

    Our neighbor informed us that she had received a call from her lawn service company asking if they could come out and for the first application of the year.  She replied “no,” and indicated that the first application usually didn’t occur until April.  When she reported her conversation to us, we added that she had […]

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