Bonefish & Tarpon Trust News

This original painting “Night Run” donated by Lisa Phipps will be among the items available at the Boca Grande fundraiser Friday, February 3, at the Gasparilla Inn. This painting will not be duplicated in any form, so is a one-of-a-kind. Bids will start at $500, you can make a bid for this by email (jking@bonefishtarpontrust.org) […]

Dr. Adams Talks Tarpon

January 31, 2012

On Thursday, February 2nd, Dr. Aaron Adams will give a presentation in Boca Grande on everything you want to know about tarpon, which is open to the public. Click here for an article about the event and a search for local juvenile tarpon habitat.

Earlier this month, anglers at El Pescador lodge participated in the 1st Annual Invitational Tagging Tournament with proceeds benefiting BTT.

This story in the San Pedro Sun details the illegal harvest of permit near Ambergris Cay, Belize. Despite numerous reports to authorities, no enforcement action has been taken. Read the story, and read the first comment below the story to learn how you can help.


January 25, 2012

Looking to snag some BTT swag?  Now’s your chance! All you need to do is email us the correct answer to a question about the Buccaneers and Bones season 1 clip and you are in!   First, watch the video: http://youtu.be/LIRtxQ_fPT8   Then, email the color of Michael Keaton’s reel to jking@bonefishtarpontrust.org. We will announce […]

 Read about a mangrove restoration project in southwest Florida.

Bonefish & Tarpon Trust and Yellow Dog Fly Fishing Adventures are partnering for a unique traveling angler program trip to Pesca Maya lodge in Punta Allen, Mexico for a week of permit fishing and tagging.  Trip dates are March 31-April 7 2012, participating anglers will be fishing for permit with the goal of tagging as […]

Dr. Aaron Adams, director of operations for the Bonefish & Tarpon Trust and a senior scientist at Mote Marine Laboratory, will present a broad range of issues affecting tarpon at the monthly meeting of the Charlotte County Coastal Conservation Association. Visitors are welcome Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Charlotte Harbor Events Center, 75 Taylor […]

2012 Naples Fundraiser

January 19, 2012

How about Naples on February 18th?

2012 Boca Grande Fundraiser

January 19, 2012

Will you be in Boca Grande, FL on February 3rd?