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Urge Congress to stand up for a clean Chesapeake Bay

Cuts to this vital work could reverse years of hard-won progress, and threaten clean water for the more than 18 million people who call the Chesapeake Bay watershed home. [...]

March 21, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Take Action

Video: Fly fishing for blue sharks off the coast of San Diego

Follow Dan the Fisher as he heads out on the water in San Diego to tangle with high energy blue sharks. "One of the wildest experiences we have ever had on the water." [...]

March 21, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Tips and Tactics: Fly fishing offshore weed lines

It’s pretty hard to beat the heart-pounding, excitement you feel when you find what you’re looking for in a sargassum weed line and all hell breaks loose. [...]

March 17, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

At The Vise: Kung Fu Crab

Here we have very simple instructions for tying the Kung Fu Crab. The KFC is yummy goodness to species ranging from bonefish, to permit, to stripers. [...]

March 15, 2017 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Rio Marié peacock bass pursuits from The Fly Shop

Filmed by John Sherman on a tributary of the Amazon, The Rio Marie', "the home to the largest population of trophy peacock bass ever discovered." [...]

March 14, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

You can fly fish yourself to better mental health

Fly fishing is a great (and free!) way to soak up some additional vitamin D. Just 20 minutes fly fishing can rev you up as much as a cup of coffee [...]

March 13, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

At The Vise: Faux Bucktail is more durable and less buoyant

There are certainly times where glorious bucktail buoyancy is what the doctor ordered and others when we have no need for that property in that marvelous material. [...]

March 10, 2017 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide, Videos

A business man looks at what GOP theft will cost us

Public lands are not the lands of the state, yet thieves dressed in Congressional clothes are legislating ways to steal them from you [...]

March 10, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

BTT: Research will continue on Cuba sport fishery and harvests

Bonefish and Tarpon Trust, University of Havana and University of Miami have partnered and will continue researching Cuba's sport fishery to document harvests. [...]

March 9, 2017 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Your public lands just shrunk by 245,000,000 acres

Deceivers behind the public land thefts and congresses paymasters are American Lands Council and American Legislative Exchange Council [...]

March 8, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide