Alex Lovett-Woodsum

Angling Legend George Hommell Jr. Passes

Image of Angling Legend George Hommell Jr.

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of George Hommell Jr., one of the founding members of the Bonefish and Tarpon Trust. George will be remembered as one of the pioneers of fly fishing in the Florida …

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FWC Votes To Pass the Boca Grande Pass Jig Ban

Bonefish and Tarpon Trust Membership Promotion. Image courtesy of the Bonefish and Tarpon Trust

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission voted unanimously to pass the Boca Grande jig ban at its September 5 vote. The jig issue has been hotly debated over the past few years between bait and jig fishermen. The final …

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