2017 IGFA Conservation Award - Yamaha Outboards

For more than 30 years, Yamaha Outboards has led the industry in innovation and conservation. Ben Special, President of Yamaha Marine, is a Board Member of the Center for Sportfishing Policy, with Yamaha as a Platinum Partner.  The Center's goal is to influence public policy on marine resources conservation through political solutions. Working independently and through the Center, Yamaha Marine has been a strong advocate for fisheries management that supports and protects economically vibrant recreational fisheries.