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Hampden-Sydney College has big fly fishing thoughts

Founded on campus in 1988, the Hampden-Sydney Fly-Fishing Club aims to promote, teach, preserve, and enjoy the sport of fly fishing. [...]

April 17, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Reminder: Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival

The Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival is celebrating its 17th birthday and you're invited. This show has exploded in popularity because it's just fun [...]

April 3, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

News: Menhaden catch cap eased, pleasing no one

No matter how low fish stocks get, commercial interests will not heed science - they'll plunder to extinction and then argue that they were misled by science [...]

November 10, 2016 News, RECENT, Slide

Destination: Trout season over? Not in the Southern Appalachians

If a trip to Argentina, Chile or New Zealand are not in your budget. Try big trout late fall and early winter in the South. The fly fishing can be awesome. Guiding is superb [...]

November 7, 2016 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Fly Fishing Show: Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival 2017

Southern trout fishing in the Appalachians will exceed anyone's expectations. Along with that are bountiful coastal waters of Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Virginia [...]

November 4, 2016 Fly Fishing Show, RECENT, Slide

Public Lands Series: Trout Unlimited Call to Action

Whether you call it sale, transfer, or divestiture, allowing public lands to fall from public ownership would represent the triumph of cynicism over democracy - make sure that never happens [...]

September 27, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Public Lands Series, Slide

Call them bait, forage species… In any case, now they’re protected.

“These little fish are what feeds everything, from seabirds to seals to whales to sharks. They’re the lifeblood of our Atlantic Ocean.” [...]

August 9, 2016 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Reminder: This weekend fly fishing comes to VA in a big way

One of the best fly fishing events of the season, the Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival, is just around the corner. Meet industry leaders in the world of fly angling iike 3-TAND Reels, TFO and others [...]

April 5, 2016 Fly Fishing Show, RECENT, Reminder, Slide

News: Climate change realities and Virginia’s brook trout

Fortunately, for the following generation, there are only a few climate change deniers left to attempt to bungle where we need to go to reverse, or undo, what we have wrought [...]

December 10, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Shrunken menhaden biomass promises problems

The politically powerful VA-based Omega Protein is primarily culpable for fishing menhaden down to dangerously low numbers, and for shrinking the species’ range to its epicenter in the Mid Atlantic [...]

May 1, 2015 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide