MELBOURNE, FLA.—The Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, located at Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne, will be among the country’s top authorities on fly fishing at the Renzetti Fly Fishing and Rod Building Fair in Titusville Dec. 7. The event will be held at the Spaceport Florida Industrial Complex, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
The trust is led by Director Aaron Adams, Florida Tech associate professor of biological sciences. The trust’s focus is to preserve the primarily “catch and release,” or recreational fishery of bonefish, tarpon and permit. Adams also works with Florida Tech’s Jon Shenker, professor of biological sciences, on snook and tarpon studies, funded by the trust.
Advance tickets are $10; admission at the door is $15; children under 13 are free. The complex is located at 8800 Grissom Parkway. For more information, visit www.renzetti.com. For more information on Florida Tech’s programs in marine biology, visit http://cos.fit.edu/biology.