New Manitoba Lake Information for Anglers Site

The Manitoba Fish and Wildlife department has recently launched their new Lake Information for Anglers site. The interactive site provides a wealth of information for anglers looking to explore the [...]

November 23rd, 2020|Categories: Issues, KCF Exclusive, News, Prairies|Tags: , , |0 Comments

“World’s Largest Lure” Now Guinness World Record Certified

Len Thompson Lures announced that their larger-than-life fishing lure has been Guinness World Record certified. The former Guinness World Record holder for Largest Fishing Lure is located in West, Texas, USA with a [...]

November 12th, 2020|Categories: KCF Exclusive, News, Prairies, West|Tags: , , |Comments Off on “World’s Largest Lure” Now Guinness World Record Certified

Not just another fish story: Permit sales prove the sport hooked new anglers this pandemic summer

Originally published by CBC Edmonton, Sept 18, 2020 Written byTravis McEwan Rebecca Anderson sits beside a tackle box in a shady spot along the shore of the North Saskatchewan River in [...]

October 19th, 2020|Categories: General, News, West|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Not just another fish story: Permit sales prove the sport hooked new anglers this pandemic summer

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: , , , |Comments Off on PHIL MORLOCK APPOINTED DIRECTOR OF CSIA/CNSF GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS

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 [...]

Marine protected areas not all good, says Vancouver Island fisherman

Originally published by www.mapleridgenews.com/ Written by ROBERT BARRON Lance Underwood has come to the conclusion that the federal government’s plans for new marine protected areas are not as advertised. Underwood, a [...]

January 20th, 2020|Categories: B.C. Fishing Closures, Issues, News, West|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Marine protected areas not all good, says Vancouver Island fisherman