Why You Should Always, Always, ALWAYS Release Big Fish

If you’ve ever watched the weigh-in at a catch-and-release fishing tournament, you’ve likely seen at least one competitor lose money because of a dead-fish penalty. When Bruce Tufts sees that happen, he’s less concerned about the angler than he is about the resource itself. A professor of fisheries and conservation studies at Queen’s University in Kingson, Ontario, Tufts is also an avid tournament bass fisherman. “Many times I’ve heard anglers complain that a dead fish cost them hundreds, even thousands … Continue reading Why You Should Always, Always, ALWAYS Release Big Fish