Sea Grant http://wrvo.org en How much do bass fishing tournaments hurt the fish? http://wrvo.org/post/how-much-do-bass-fishing-tournaments-hurt-fish <p>Last summer, the country's top professional anglers were catching hundreds of pounds of Bass in the St. Lawrence River for the Bassmasters Elite tournament. Elite series officials deemed it a big success. A study found it generated $1-3 million for the region.<br /><br />But are tournaments like Bassmasters Elite bad for the fish?</p> Sat, 22 Mar 2014 12:34:00 +0000 David Sommerstein 53042 at http://wrvo.org How much do bass fishing tournaments hurt the fish? College students help fight invasive species http://wrvo.org/post/college-students-help-fight-invasive-species <p>All summer long, the Department of Environmental Conservation is stationing college students at boat launches around New York with the mission to stop the spread of invasive species.</p><p> Wed, 01 Aug 2012 20:32:24 +0000 Adam Wolfe 23519 at http://wrvo.org College students help fight invasive species