Organization of the Month

Organization of the Month: Casting For Recovery

For this installment of “Organization of the Month,” we are highlighting Casting For Recovery. Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer among women worldwide and claims hundreds of thousands of lives annually. In 2020 alone, estimates expect 276,480 new cases of breast cancer in women in the United States. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and we wanted to learn more about this amazing group that… Read More »Organization of the Month: Casting For Recovery

Organization of the Month: Backcountry Hunters & Anglers

Backcountry Hunters & Anglers was founded in 2004 to to preserve North America’s outdoor heritage of hunting and fishing in a natural setting, through education and work on behalf of wild public lands and waters. Our public lands face constant threats from development, political pressure, privatization, and climate change. The work that Backcountry Hunters & Anglers does in the halls of Congress and in local… Read More »Organization of the Month: Backcountry Hunters & Anglers

Organization of the Month: American Rivers

For this installment of “Organization of the Month,” we highlighted American Rivers, an organization that works to protect wild rivers, restore damaged rivers and conserve clean water for people and nature. In its more than 50 year life, American Rivers has protected thousands of river miles, improving fishing all over the country. Follow along for the whole interview! Flylords: What is American Rivers’ ‘story’? When and why was American… Read More »Organization of the Month: American Rivers

Organization of the Month: Native Fish Society

For this installment of “Organization of the Month,” we sat down with Native Fish Society’s Executive Director, Mark Sherwood. Native Fish Society engages in the protection of–yes, you guessed it, native, wild fish in the Pacific Northwest, specifically. Historically, the Pacific Northwest supported breathtaking runs of salmon and steelhead. Human intervention and other activities, however, have crippled those salmon and steelhead runs. Native Fish Society works to… Read More »Organization of the Month: Native Fish Society

Organization of the Month: Captains for Clean Water

For this installment of “Organization of the Month,” we chatted with the folks at Captains for Clean Water and learned about all the great work they do for Florida’s marine ecosystems. For decades, poor water quality, harmful discharges, and toxic algae blooms have plagued Florida’s water and vibrant tourism and outdoor recreation economies. Captains for Clean Water was founded by fishing guides to correct the missteps… Read More »Organization of the Month: Captains for Clean Water