Bonefish & Tarpon Trust
Terry Atamian to Attend 5th Annual Big Apple Dinner
Terry Atamian is attending the Bonefish & Tarpon Trust 5th Annual Big apple Dinner.
BTT is a group of concerned anglers and guides who want to preserve their way of life. Scientists working to answer questions about these popular and elusive gamefish. Bonefish & Tarpon Trust is this and more. It was formed in 1998 by a group of anglers, guides, and scientists in the Florida Keys who wanted to learn more about bonefish and tarpon in order to enhance their dwindling populations.
“I attend this event each year. Being a part of the sportfishing and this organization is very close to my heart. I urge like minded sportsmen to join the organization and participate in their events. Their ongoing worldwide conservation efforts are inspirational. “
Join us for Bonefish & Tarpon Trust’s 5th annual Big Apple Dinner. This exciting event will be held on March 15, 2016. We are excited to host this event at one of the most spectacular venues in New York City, the Union League Club.
BTT will be presenting the “Lefty Kreh Sportsman of the Year Award” to Leigh H. Perkins, Chairman, The Orvis Company. Leigh Perkins is a lifelong sportsman and one of the leading conservationists in the world. The event will also feature Huey Lewis, musician and star ofBuccaneers and Bones with emcee Bill Klyn, also of Buccaneers and Bones. You will also receive a scientific report on bonefish,tarpon and permit fisheries from Dr. Aaron Adams, Director of Science and Conservation.
Make sure to get your tickets now as there are only a limited number available, and this one of a kind event is sure to sell out very quickly! Tickets are first-come, first-serve and, due to demand, we are unable to hold tickets without payment.
CLICK the link below for ticket information!
BTT Mission Statement
To conserve and enhance global bonefish, tarpon and permit fisheries and their environments through stewardship, research, education and advocacy, as well as:
- Serving as a repository for information and knowledge related to the life cycle, behavior and well being of bonefish, tarpon and permit.
- Nurturing and enhancing bonefish, tarpon, and permit populations.
- Supporting research on bonefish, tarpon, and permit behavior and life cycles, and on bonefish, tarpon, and permit fisheries.
- Providing educational material to the public and fishermen
- Working with regulatory authorities and the public to ensure that the laws protecting these species are enforced
- Interacting with government agencies to assist in the management and regulations related to bonefish and tarpon.
BTT has grown to include concerned anglers from over 20 countries, researchers from throughout the world, and guides committed to working with BTT in order to educate anglers and gather data while on the water. Our continued success can only be guaranteed by your generous support and that of your fellow anglers. Please help us in our mission by joining, and urging your friends, guides, captains, and fishing clubs to join.
CLICK HERE to join!
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