Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Salmon" Tag

Wild Rivers thwarts mining operation

The solution to the challenges facing the Pacific Northwest’s native fish can be found at the confluence of passionate local communities and best-available science. [...]

June 6, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

The Great Lakes, a fishery with worries

The current administration prides itself in eradicating environmental programs created by Obama, like restoring the Great Lakes ecology [...]

June 2, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Washington State may pay $2 billion to save salmon

Washington state has lost a major legal battle which could force it to spend nearly $2 billion to restore salmon habitat by removing barriers that block fish migration. [...]

May 24, 2017 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Shooting Heads: Getting the fly out and down

The age old tangle issue was resolved as was the bulky connector knot issue, and the bodily damage caused by a projectile was substantially reduced. [...]

March 6, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Signs of Restoration – The new Elwha River mouth

This will be the first year that fish that migrated out since the dam came down make it back upriver, making 2017 a year to watch on the Elwha. [...]

February 22, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

NOAA Fisheries completes review of Columbia River hatcheries

Hatchery steelhead and salmon can pose risk to wild fish by overwhelming spawning grounds and reducing the genetic fitness of natural stocks. [...]

January 26, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

News: Oregon will defy joint fish management on the lower Columbia River

The Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission ripped a hole Friday in the 99-year-old fabric of concurrent fish management on the Columbia River. [...]

January 23, 2017 News, RECENT, Slide

Video: Above Iliamna

This film is the brainchild of Jason Ching, a photographer, filmmaker and research technician for the University of Washington's Alaska Salmon Program. [...]

January 6, 2017 Conservation, Fly Fishing, RECENT, Salmon Fishing, Science, Slide, Videos

Good News: The Elwha is now a living salmon-steelhead river, end to end

The restoration of the Elwha River - its salmon, steelhead and more returning, is a time to rejoice. But new logging licenses via new Sec Interior could dampen successes so hard fought for [...]

December 28, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Video: Fly fishing Iceland 2016

This killer video is from the guys at Icelandic Fly Tours. It offers some seriously high adrenaline trophy fishing in a place of immense beauty. [...]

December 22, 2016 RECENT, Slide, Videos