Will Fish Move as the Atlantic Warms?

January 14, 2019 | Dave Shaw

Warming of ocean temperatures may ultimately change the distributionsof many popular fish species, impacting both local fishing communities and possibly even major fishing ports.

Can Circle Hooks Compete with J Hooks?

January 7, 2019 | Dave Shaw

If circle hooks were required, what impact would it have?

When Do Spotted Seatrout Succumb to Winterkill?

December 31, 2018 | Dave Shaw

How cold is too cold for spotted seatrout?

Can Sand Tigers Survive Catch and Release?

December 17, 2018 | Dave Shaw

Classifying the number and release condition of correctly identified sharks is more important than ever.

How Much We Love to Fish

December 10, 2018 | Dave Shaw

Fishing is one of America’s favorite pastimes, with outdoor recreation providing a huge contribution to the nation’s economy. It’s therefore important to understand to what extent we love to fish — and how much we spend on this much beloved hobby.

Hello, Saltwater Anglers!

December 3, 2018 | Dave Shaw

Two fisheries specialists with more than 40 years of combined professional experience have just launched our new blog on recreational fishing.