Shark Fishing Protests and Concerns

I’m making this post to talk about protests that you may have seen at our Tournament last year. The protestors are causing problems because they think the tournament allows killing sharks rather than catch-and-release. We’ve tried to explain but they just won’t listen. They want 100% catch and release. So now we need your help! Our shark tournament is catch and release, as well as “Bring Back the BIG ONE” shark kills. They think this is why tournaments such as this one are so terrible for sharks: * Most of the large sharks being targeted are on the IUCN list…

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2017 Up North Maine Shark Tournament

I live a busy and stressful life. I work hard and don’t take many vacations, in fact I don’t usually enjoy going on vacation. The only type of vacation that I enjoy is fishing, it’s quiet, calm, relaxing, and I am the only one who is allowed to steer my own boat. I work in data analysis, I’m constantly surrounded by phrases like “olap on hadoop” and use programs like “R”. Getting away from the hustle and bustle is great for me, not having to think about various data algorithms and poor over data and presentations for our board…

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