Orvis Joins the Outdoor Industry Association in Supporting Land and Ocean Conservation

Yesterday, the Outdoor Industry Association (OIA) and 26 of its member companies–including Orvis–sent a letter to the White House expressing support of and commitment to the 30×30 initiative, which establishes a national goal to conserve at least 30 percent of our nation’s lands and waters by the year 2030.  “For 165 years, Orvis, our customers, and our … Continue reading “Orvis Joins the Outdoor Industry Association in Supporting Land and Ocean Conservation”

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Wednesday Wake-Up Call 01.27.21

Back in November, when the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ announced its decision to deny a permit for the proposed Pebble Mine in the Bristol Bay region of Alaska, the coalition that had fought for more than a . . .

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Wednesday Wake-Up Call 12.16.20

Welcome to the latest installment of the Wednesday Wake-Up Call, a roundup of the most pressing conservation issues important to anglers. Working with our friends at Trout Unlimited, . . .

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Victory at Last in the Fight Against Pebble Mine!

Today, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced its decision to deny a permit for the proposed Pebble Mine in the Bristol Bay region of Alaska, ending a years-long battle to protect a pristine wilderness and ecosystem—as well as 14,000 American jobs and fishing industries worth $1.5 billion annually. The decision effectively stops the project … Continue reading “Victory at Last in the Fight Against Pebble Mine!”

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Video: Using Science to Save a Trout Subspecies

Most fly fishers have seen photos or videos of the massive Lahontan cutthroat trout from Nevada’s Pyramid Lake, but there are dozens more populations, many of which are geographically isolated. This isolation leads to lowered . . .

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