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WHEN A PASSION BECOMES A CAREER, INTRODUCING JJ WATERS

2017-01-17
JJ Waters

I don’t remember learning how to fish any more than I remember learning how to swim. I always thought I was just born that way.  But I wasn’t.  The truth is I was taught by one of the greatest fisherman I ever knew.

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GUY HARVEY MAGAZINE ANNOUNCES SPECIAL ISSUE THROUGH PARTNERSHIP WITH LA DEPARTMENT OF WILDLIFE & FISHERIES

2015-11-11
JJ Waters

Pensacola, FL - Guy Harvey Magazine (GHM),an award winning publication focused on sustainable and responsible fishing, today announced its partnership with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) to create the first collaboration of an issue devoted to Louisiana fisheries. Engaging features, stunning images and Louisiana-focused stories for GHM’s regular columns will all serve a single goal–connecting readers to the state’s rich natural resources.

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UN’SHUCKING’BELIEVABLE

2016-02-16
JJ Waters

Imagine looking out your window and a seeing a piece of land the size of a football field disappearing. Now, imagine a football field vanishing every 45 minutes. If you live in Southeastern Louisiana that’s your window. Louisiana’s estuarine wetlands are disappearing at an astounding rate. Since 1930, 1,900 square miles of wetlands have been lost, and it’s estimated that 34 years from now, by 2050, another 700 square miles will be gone.

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WE ALL WANT TO LEAVE OUR MARK ON THE WORLD

2016-09-28
JJ Waters

We all want to leave our mark on the world when we go.  Hopefully, in a positive way and not notoriously. There’s no doubt, had I gone to meet my maker at an earlier time in my life, my mark might have been less-than-superlative.

But I’m older and wiser now. And the other day, I may have actually stumbled upon my “mark.”

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IT’S BETTER TO COUNT FISH, THAN SHEEP

2016-04-05
JJ Waters

On a recent business trip I lay awake for hours in the tiny hotel room as my mind spun wildly with too many thoughts about work, family, money, you name it. The next morning at breakfast, my business associate tried to make some small talk.On a recent business trip I lay awake for hours in the tiny hotel room as my mind spun wildly with too many thoughts about work, family, money, you name it. The next morning at breakfast, my business associate tried to make some small talk.

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