PERSONAL AFFAIRS DISPOSABLE INCOME All fishermen are liars, except you and I. And sometimes I don’t know about you. Cottage proverb Bob Rife POKING around on a strange lake with a hook and line has made liars of some pretty upstanding people.
40 minutes out of Anchorage, one-day fishing adventures We’ve all heard the tales before: “The river was so loaded with fish they were bumping off my legs,” or “This fish was so big it took two of us to carry it.” And we have all been justifiably skeptical. After all, most fishermen are notorious storytellers. […]
Growing fleets, dwindling stocks: UN conference debates high seas fishing The high seas-property of everyone and no-one-have traditionally been an area of free-for-all exploitation, with many fish species now either depleted or over-fished. That problem was the subject of the first UN Conference on Straddling Fish Stocks and Highly Migratory Fish Stocks (New York, 12-30 […]