Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "steelhead" Tag

Take Action: Pull Olympic Peninsula wild steelhead off the menu

Seafood Watch claims wild steelhead harvested from the Olympic Peninsula are a “Good Alternative” and a sustainable fish choice. The data says otherwise. [...]

March 14, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide, Take Action, Videos

Using redd counts to estimate escapement of steelhead

Redds are nests dug by steelhead in stream gravel, and as anglers know, redds can be easily observed when they are fresh and water clarity is good. [...]

March 13, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: With passion, Umpqua Feather Merchants turns 45

Umpqua is collaborating with Trout Unlimited and the Sportsman’s Alliance for Alaska to raise $45,000 to help conserve and restore key salmon and trout habitat [...]

February 3, 2017 Industry News, RECENT, scroll

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

Take Action: Doubling down on the broken promise of fish hatcheries

Please take action today and tell NOAA not to list hatchery steelhead and salmon under the Endangered Species Act. The deadline to comment is December 20, 2016. [...]

December 15, 2016 Conservation, RECENT, Slide, Uncategorized

Take Action: Protect wild not manufactured fish

If you love wild salmon and steelhead and want to see them recovered in their native habitats, the time to speak up is now! Please sign this Action Alert... [...]

December 12, 2016 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide, Take Action

Industry News: Pieroway Rod Company to release Rengade Series in US

Jerry French is no stranger to the steelhead and skagit world of fly fishing. Now he has designed the versatile Renegade series of fly rods for Pieroway Rod Company. [...]

December 6, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Gear, Gear Review, Review, Salmon Fishing, Slide

Video: Vokey and crew hit Skeena River giant steelhead

The Skeena claims a history of having very big steelhead. This 2010 spawning run a perfect frame for the proof of that claim. Vokey and her friends invite us all to enjoy [...]

September 6, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

News: New steelhead science and potential management changes

Megan Moore, a NOAA scientist, and several co-authors published a study last October that examined steelhead smolt survival and migration in Puget Sound. [...]

March 14, 2016 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Destinations: An early season bargain trip to Alaska can yield big rewards

A Steelhead is one of the most rewarding game fish ever to be subdued on a fly rod. This early spring - Alaska destination has been heralded as extraordinary... [...]

March 2, 2016 Destinations, RECENT, Slide