Tom Brooke is a conservationist, angling advocate and long-time fishing industry executive
Outdoor Canada is pleased to present Blue Fish Radio—podcasts about the future of fish and fishing in Canada. The program, produced and hosted by Lawrence Gunther, is dedicated to sharing first-hand angling knowledge, scientific discoveries and supporting local champions who protect and enhance their waters.
In this episode, host Lawrence Gunter talks to Tom Brooke (above), one of Canada’s greatest ambassadors for recreational fishing. Brooke has personally been involved in many of transformative changes in the industry, including development the water weigh-in system used by fishing tournaments; forming the Canadian Sport Fishing Industry Association, and his honorary appointment to Canada’s all-party Parliamentary Outdoor Caucus. Listen in as Brooke reflects on both past and future challenges to recreational fishing in Canada.