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Southeast coastal marshes, redfish and riotus fall fiddlers

Marine researcher and advanced caliber fly fisher, Aaron Adams shares his knowledge about red drum and their favorite fall prey, fiddler crabs, with tying recipe and easy to follow instructions [...]

October 18, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Dismantling America: One park, one Bristol Bay, and one monument at a time

Politicians must become willing to see their role as representing one umbrella nation within a democracy of parties. Currently, they see themselves as belonging to a single, fearful tribe [...]

October 17, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Best Practices: Cleaning and freezing your fish

Decaying of fish takes place in the wake of not preserving it, which gives rise to the growth of bacteria and loss of their protein and fat. Proper freezing nips the bacterial multiplication in the bud [...]

October 13, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Opinion: How to avoid being a “googan”

If you can’t cast proficiently, the best thing you can hope to catch on you're close to thousand bucks day is a cold. [...]

October 12, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Restoration of PA stream to be acid test for trout

 “There were no fish in mine runoff called Kratzer Run five or 10 years ago. Someone must have thrown brown trout in and said, "Let’s see if they survive." Now, they’re reproducing. [...]

October 10, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

A fishing story. Me and Daisey

Fishing a private section of a river or stream full of trout or salmon is a rarity in the U. S. More European. Let's not go backward and call privatizing public lands and waterways as being Great Again [...]

October 6, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Angler Backed Billfish Conservation Act Passes U.S. Senate

It is not small news that a coalition of U. S. politicians, in this intemperate populist climate, have come together and shown world leadership on a matter of conservation that will affect the entirety of billfish populations [...]

October 5, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Steeheaded? Looking for answers to ocean warming

We can have significant control over both out-migrating juveniles and returning adults survival of steelhead in freshwater environments - helping mitigate the effects of ocean warming [...]

October 2, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Opinion: A land heist is in progress. Call who?

This planned abandonment of responsibility by the Secretary of the Interior, Ryan Zinke, will have enormous and lasting economic, cultural, conservation, and preservation consequences [...]

September 29, 2017 RECENT, Slide

About Orvis and fly fishing, they have what you want

Orvis is unique, they own retail stores but they're not on every street corner. They corporately control just as big box stores do, but they're floor people know what they're talking about. What a concept! [...]

September 28, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide