Berkley Conservation Institute

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  • 2012 Berkley Recruitment / Retention Awards Announced - Ontario Winner of the 2012 Berkley Conservation award was the Aurora Bassmasters, Ontario, Canada B.A.S.S. Nation. Their approach was multi-faceted and included projects such as the Scanlon Creek Adopt A Stream, Queensville Adopt A Road, Lake Simcoe Wild Rice Restoration, line recycling, VHS and bass tagging research. Read More
  • Enter Your Conservation Project For Recognition our club or chapter could be the winner of a 2011 Outstanding Conservation Award presented by the Berkley Conservation Institute and B.A.S.S. in honor of the best B.A.S.S. Federation Nation conservation and angler recruitment and retention projects conducted in 2010. Read More
  • FishSmart - Rockfish Recompression This new video helps explain how to recompress these fish, which means releasing them at the depth that they were originally caught. Read More
  • 2012 Berkley Recruitment / Retention Awards Announced - Indiana The Berkley Conservation Institute (BCI), part of Berkley Fishing, announced the 2012 BCI Recruitment/Retention Awards during ceremonies at the 2013 Bassmaster Classic in Tulsa, Okla. Read More
  • BCI Awards Collegiate Anglers Collegiate anglers competing in the 2011 BoatU.S. Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship and Pepsi Collegiate Bass Fishing Open will have the opportunity to win prizes for presenting their fishing conservation ideas, with the top prize being the angler featured on a several nationally televised fishing programs. Read More
  • Berkley Conservation Institute's Jim Martin Honored with BoatUS Foundation Environmental Leadership Award For his hard work, dedication and expertise, Martin, Conservation Director with the Berkley Conservation Institute, is honored with the 2013 BoatUS Foundation Environmental Leadership Award. The award was presented at the 2013 States Organization for Boating Access (SOBA) Conference this week in Portland, OR. Read More
  • Berkley and BASS Partner Again in 2011 Once again, in 2011 the Berkley Conservation Institute will be bestowing their Outstanding Conservation awards for the best B.A.S.S. Federation Nation conservation and angler recruitment and retention projects conducted in 2010. Read More
  • Dr. Ian Cowx Earns Fisheries Science Award We are pleased to present, Professor Ian Cowx, the newest of the Conservation Leaders Advisory Team (CLAT), to the Pure Fishing community. Our first international member, Professor Cowx is both a professor and the director of the University of Hull’s International Fisheries Institute in Hull, England. Read More
  • Fisheries Leaders Join BCI Advisory Team Mr. Ken Haddad and Dr. Ian Cowx have joined the Berkley Conservation Institute's (BCI) Conservation Leaders Advisory Team (CLAT). Read More
  • Worth Fighting For! The Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Parntership and Berkley Conservation Institute have joined forces to protect the abundant fish and wildlife resources in Bristol Bay, Alaska. Read More