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Take Action: Project Tarpon looking to Kickstart valuable tarpon tagging program

Tarpon tracking and research with conventional streamer tags. Initial distribution of 2,000 streamer tags to be placed in tarpon and create a website for reporting and publishing recapture data. [...]

December 8, 2014 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Take Action

The Series: Important women in the history of fly fishing

Published author, Margot Page, is a founding advisor and board member of Casting for Recovery and helped develop and publicize their successful retreat program. [...]

December 5, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Important Women In The History Of Fly Fishing, Slide

Video Roundup: Mono-Chrome, Magnetic North #1, Carolina Albies, Skeena

Every week we try to sift through the web's offerings to find all of the great videos that would make any fly fisherman salivate. This week we have some true "keepers". [...]

December 5, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide, Video Roundup, Videos

Opinion: The oceans, as we know them, have an end date

Everything that lives in the ocean is important. The diversity of ocean life is the key to its survival. The areas of the ocean with the most different kinds of life are the healthiest [...]

December 3, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Opinion, Slide

Fly Fishing School: Saltwater Fly Tyers and Wanda Taylor at The Fish Camp

Recently, November 7-8, 2014, I invited myself to my friend Don Reed’s (Saltwater Fly Tyers) casting and fly fishing clinic featuring Wanda Taylor. [...]

November 26, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing School, Slide

Advice: Cast better for just six bucks. You’ll be Glide you did

During the course of a day casting, especially in saltwater, salt dries on your flyline leaving salt particles, as well as bonded sand and grit. Cast much better using a lubricant. [...]

November 25, 2014 Advice, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Conservation: Bonefish & Tarpon Trust symposium again a huge success

Fly and spin fishing clinics were held for the attendees to enjoy as well as panel discussions with some of today’s most knowledgeable fishing guides and angling legends... [...]

November 24, 2014 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Video Roundup: Trash Fish, Co2ld Waters, Chaos, 2 Permit in 15 Minutes

Video Roundup is a compilation of many of our new favorite videos from around the globe. Consider this food for thought and fodder for future adventures of your own. Where to next...? [...]

November 21, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide, Uncategorized, Video Roundup, Videos

The Series: Important Women in the History of Fly Fishing

Murphy attended a 1989 Orvis Rendezvous in Livingston, MT, and met Leigh Perkins, then-owner of Orvis. Following that, Murphy became the first woman guide to be Orvis endorsed. [...]

November 21, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Important Women In The History Of Fly Fishing, Slide, The Series: Important Women In The History Of Fly Fishing

Reminder: The International Fly Tying Symposium Nov. 22 & 23 in Somerset, NJ

Come join the largest international meeting of fly tiers and passionate anglers this weekend at the 24th Annual International Fly Tying Symposium. [...]

November 20, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Reminder, Slide