Category: General

FlatsWorthy Receives Grant

FlatsWorthy is honored to be a recipient of the 2022 Harvey Weil Sportsman Conservationist Award grant cycle. We appreciate the support, as we have a myriad of projects to complete.

Benefit Raffle

We are excited to be a partner with Orvis and Hatch Outdoors/Banning Collins. Get your Raffle tickets at Swan Point Landing (Dave Hayward). Help support FlatsWorthy while you have a chance of winning some great items.

Seedlings of Hope

“When Hurricane Dorian laid waste to the vast majority of Grand Bahama’s extensive mangrove network, it threatened not only the ecological health of the island but also the bonefishing lodges that are the lifeblood of many of it’s communities. Now an unprecedented group effort seeks to restore what was lost – one mangrove at a…
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2021 Freeze Assessment with Capt. Scott Null

The best assessment of freeze damage and the future of our fisheries that we have heard. Capt Scott Null is with the Bite Me podcast. You can find him wherever you listen to podcasts.

Jere Parrish Youth Stewardship Fund Established

FlatsWorthy is honored to announce the creation of the Jere Parrish Youth Stewardship Fund. Jere was a dedicated member of the fly-fishing community in many arenas. He was loved and respected by all.

Coastal Bend Bays Foundation

Please support our friends at Coastal Bend Bays Foundation with donations or raffle ticket purchases. Any way you can support them, you are supporting us, as they have the same goals in mind as we do.https://bit.ly/34frAS6

FlatsWorthy Offers Free Student Memberships

FlatsWorthy has always been supportive of the youth who are enthusiastic users of the resource. To support the growth and spread of etiquette in the next generation, FlatsWorthy is excited to announce free memberships for any student, Kindergarten through College. Dean Thomas and Megan Glidden have volunteered to take the lead on this exciting new…
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Oysters in our Bays

The Rockport area is known for oyster harvesting, and it is coming back after Hurricane Harvey’s damaging effects. Our friends at the Harte Research Institute, Texas A&M are working to spread the word about oysters’ beneficial attributes. And they are backing up their message with action. The Oyster Reef Restoration program aims to ensure our…
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Empty Stringers Catch and Release Program

FlatsWorthy President Chuck Naiser recently had a chat with Empty Stringers Catch and Release Program founders Ernest Cisneros and Wayne Davis. Ernest is a guide out of South Padre and Wayne is a guide out of Port Mansfield and the owner of K Wigglers. They run Empty Stringers Catch and Release Program together. How long…
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Labor Day Fun

We don’t really need an excuse to be out on the water. Labor Day just makes it more fun since there is an extra day to fish! With so many people out on the water and on the beaches, it can be a little crowded. Just remember to be FlatsWorthy and follow the Code of…
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