PHIL MORLOCK APPOINTED DIRECTOR OF CSIA/CNSF GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS

For Immediate ReleaseSeptember 13, 2020 Peterborough, ON:  Directors of the Canadian Sportfishing Industry Association and the Canadian National Sportfishing Foundation are pleased to announce that Phil Morlock has been appointed [...]

September 17th, 2020|Categories: KCF Exclusive, News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

5 Ways to Practice Safe Fishing During the Covid-19 Pandemic

It's important to keep yourself and other anglers safe. Most importantly, clean up after yourself, practice physical distancing with those who are not in your bubble, and wear a mask [...]

July 22nd, 2020|Categories: Issues, KCF Exclusive, News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on 5 Ways to Practice Safe Fishing During the Covid-19 Pandemic

National Fishing Week 2020

Fishing: Essential During a Time of Worry The Canadian National Sportfishing Foundation (CNSF) is encouraging Canadians to practice social distancing this summer by going fishing. National Fishing Week is July [...]

June 29th, 2020|Categories: Issues, KCF Exclusive, News|Tags: , |Comments Off on National Fishing Week 2020

Essential to Canadians’ Well-Being

What's at Stake Anglers have a long history of making sacrifices for the betterment of nature. These accommodations have sometimes included targeted closures where the science has clearly indicated they [...]

Fishing During Covid-19: A Code of Conduct for Canadian Anglers

We realize things are difficult right now due to the health fears related to Covid-19. Canadian anglers are also faced with financial worries, fishing access closures, and recommendations to "stay [...]

April 20th, 2020|Categories: Atlantic Canada, General, Issues, KCF Exclusive, Maritimes, News, North, Ontario, Prairies, Quebec, West|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Fishing During Covid-19: A Code of Conduct for Canadian Anglers

Covid-19 and Fishing as an Essential Service: Letter from CSIA President Kim Rhodes

I hope that you, your loved ones and your colleagues are well. We are living in unprecedented times. As an industry, I believe we need to support the war against [...]

Kids, Cops and Canadian Tire

In 2017, the Canadian National Sportfishing Foundation, the same organization behind Keep Canada Fishing and National Fishing Week, assumed responsibility of administering the Kids, Cops and Canadian Tire Fishing Days [...]

December 19th, 2019|Categories: Issues, KCF Exclusive, News|Tags: , |Comments Off on Kids, Cops and Canadian Tire

Fish and Wildlife Scholarships Announced for 2019-2020

Peterborough, ON:  Shimano Canada and the all-party Parliamentary Outdoor Caucus of Canada have announced the recipients of ten (10) $3000 scholarships for post-secondary students committed to advancing their education in [...]

December 11th, 2019|Categories: Issues, KCF Exclusive, News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Fish and Wildlife Scholarships Announced for 2019-2020

Mike Sklad of Fishing Friendzy | Champions of Recreational Fishing

Mike Sklad is the founder of Fishing Friendzy, a travelling fishing exhibit dedicated to introducing ethical angling to children and parents. He and his team of ambassadors also help foster a new generation [...]

November 14th, 2019|Categories: Champions of Recreational Fishing, KCF Exclusive, News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Mike Sklad of Fishing Friendzy | Champions of Recreational Fishing

Fish and Wildlife Scholarships Announced for 2020

Oct 24, 2019 For Immediate Release Peterborough, ON:  For the second year, Shimano Canada and the all-party Parliamentary Outdoor Caucus of Canada have partnered to fund fish and wildlife scholarships (application download) [...]

October 24th, 2019|Categories: Issues, KCF Exclusive, News|Tags: , |Comments Off on Fish and Wildlife Scholarships Announced for 2020