Fishing http://aspenpublicradio.org en Women Target for Hunting & Fishing Skills http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/women-target-hunting-fishing-skills <p>The number of women who are hunting and fishing is growing and in some years is outpacing the number of men who receive hunting licenses.&nbsp; This trend hasn’t been missed by Colorado’s Division of Parks and Wildlife which relies heavily on license sales to fund its management of wild lands.&nbsp; Earlier this week, Parks and Wildlife hosted a free hunting and fishing clinic for women in Basalt.&nbsp; Dorothy Atkins went along and filed this report.</p><p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:03:30 +0000 Dorothy Atkins 21699 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Women Target for Hunting & Fishing Skills Chef Promotes Sustainable Fishing http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/chef-promotes-sustainable-fishing <p>The Roaring Fork Valley has some great sushi restaurants – Matsuhista, Takah Sushi, Kenichi – and those restaurants buy a lot of fish. In 2012, the seafood industry generated $141 billion to the US economy. It also supported 1.3 million jobs, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association. But not everyone is happy with how seafood is sold. Dorothy Atkins has the story.</p><p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 15:38:55 +0000 Dorothy Atkins 20697 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Chef Promotes Sustainable Fishing Snow Storms Good News for Anglers http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/snow-storms-good-news-anglers <p></p><p style="width: 480px; line-height: 1.3em; text-align: justify; font-size: 13px;">Recent snow showers have boosted local snowpack levels much higher than at this time last year. Yesterday the snowpack in the Roaring Fork Watershed registered 107 percent of normal. It’s good news for anglers who dealt with warm and dry conditions last year.</p> Wed, 01 May 2013 20:45:47 +0000 Marci Krivonen 576 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Snow Storms Good News for Anglers