Our purpose: to stimulate public awareness of bass fishing as a major recreational pursuit. To offer the Department of Natural Resources of the State of Ohio, the Recreation and Parks Department of the City of Columbus, Ohio, and any other like minded and purposed organizations, our organized support, both moral and public, and any other encouragement possible, in the promotion and maintenance of our sport. To promote full adherence to all codes of conservation and to demand adequate water standards along with equal resource use. To detect and report any environmental polluter while calling public and political attention to their crimes. To improve our skills as bass anglers through fellowship and friendly exchange of expert bass catching techniques. To promote and courage youth fishing and a love for this great recreational pursuit.