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Thanks from Keep America Fishing: You did it! Petition to Ban Lead Fishing Tackle Rejected

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Listening to the voices of thousands of activist anglers, on February 14, 2012, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) once again rejected the most recent petition to federally ban lead fishing tackle under the Toxic Substances Control Act. KeepAmericaFishing thanks everyone who took action on this important issue.  Read Full Story

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