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John Chambers

The American Sportfishing Association (ASA) is pleased to announce that John Chambers has joined ASA’s Communications team as Public Affairs Manager. Chambers brings extensive experience in public affairs, policy and communications from his time on Capitol Hill as well as an understanding of conservation and fisheries issue. He is based in ASA’s headquarters in Alexandria, Va. The role of the Public Affairs Manager directly supports the association’s strategic priorities including building the sportfishing community, strengthening our communications efforts and increasing engagement. This…

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The American Sportfishing Association (ASA) is pleased to announce that Martha Guyas, an expert in Florida’s marine fisheries management and policy development, has joined ASA’s Government Affairs team as Southeast Fisheries Policy Director. She is based in Tallahassee, Florida’s state capitol. “ASA’s Board of Directors’ vision to create the Keep Florida Fishing program in 2015 has greatly increased our involvement and influence in the Southeast region, resulting in positive policy outcomes that benefit fishing access and conservation,” said Mike Leonard,…

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Senate Energy and Natural Resources Chair Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) and Ranking Member John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) introduced the Outdoor Recreation Act, a package of 14 provisions aimed at improving and increasing outdoor recreation opportunities, including recreational fishing, on federal lands. Building on recently enacted legislation such as the Great American Outdoors Act and America’s Conservation Enhancement Act, the Outdoor Recreation Act demonstrates a continued commitment from Congressional leaders to ensure federal policies are accommodating Americans’ growing interest in outdoor recreation. “Recreational…

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Mary Beth Long

The American Sportfishing Association (ASA) is pleased to announce that Mary Beth Long has joined the ASA staff as Vice President of Communications. Long will lead the communications team in their efforts to promote the association and its initiatives through its influential government affairs policy work, its angler-based advocacy campaign, Keep America Fishing; ICAST, the sportfishing industry’s annual trade show; and fisheries conservation advocacy efforts. ”Mary Beth comes to us with a wealth of experience in communications, public affairs and marketing,” said ASA President…

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Mussels

The American Sportfishing Association (ASA) and Wildlife Forever have entered into a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to address the spread of aquatic invasive species. Working through Wildlife Forever’s nationwide “Clean Drain Dry” initiative, the two organizations will partner to coordinate outreach and education efforts with leaders in the recreational fishing industry to help stop invasive species which are having a devastating impact on our nation’s freshwater species. “Since 1933, ASA has been a leader in fisheries conservation. Working with…

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