|Representing a major interest in the resources of the Great Lakes states Illinois , Indiana , Michigan , Minnesota , New York , Ohio, Pennsylvania , Wisconsin , and the Province of Ontario The Great Lakes Sport Fishing Council is a confederation of organizations and individuals who share a concern for the present and future of sport fishing, our natural and stocked resources and the ecosystem in which we live. |
OUR PURPOSE and MISSION STATEMENT is:
To inform and educate anglers, boaters and the general public about natural resource conservation and enhancement. Promote, protect and conserve our aquatic resources; manage against over-harvesting at the commercial and recreational level clean air and clean water; prevent the spread of unintentional introductions of nonindigeneous aquatic nuisance species (exotics); promote safe boating practices; and represent the sport fishing community before divisions of government.