Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Wall Street Journal" Tag

Your prescription, fly fish as often as possible

"What is it about the incantation of rod and fly, river, and nature, a sport of both stealth and strategy, that helps to lessen stress and calm the brain?" [...]

May 21, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Wading Into Heaven

You'll find soul mates in fly-fishing - people who care about preserving streams for wild fish. Join Trout Unlimited and help protect cold-water habitats. [...]

May 9, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Is fly fishing Cuba already history?

The Treasury Dep. licenses Cuba travel - under the new rules, a "traveler's schedule of activities must not include free time or recreation in excess." Got That [...]

June 26, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

News: Michigan’s extinct Arctic Grayling to be reintroduced

Arctic grayling may travel more than 100 miles in one year. Arctic Grayling can live up to 32 years and can weigh up to 5-pounds fully matured. [...]

June 20, 2016 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

News: Our national parks are in a drastic state of failed maintenance

Our National Parks, under the thumb of our politicians, is poorly governed and a financial disaster. Continuing the existing "rules of management" by our politicians bodes unsettlingly bad for the future of "Parks" [...]

April 29, 2016 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Back at it? Yup. Pebble Mine attempts to make EPA’s “NO” a political . . .

The stakes are far too high to use the Bristol Bay watershed, and the massive mineral deposits that lie underneath State lands, as a laboratory test [...]

October 9, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

Fly Fishing: It takes more than think, if you do it every day

He does 25 push-ups and 25 sit-ups. “I do the full sit-up rather than crunches,” he says. Mr. Hobbs is a hunter and says in hunting season he gets a core workout from his weighted bow [...]

September 23, 2015 Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide

News: Don’t fall asleep on Bristol Bay. Darth never sleeps

Ms Strassel’s opines are almost always underpinned with weak research, and not so remarkably, always far reaching and ideologically anchored [...]

September 14, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

Destinations: Christmas Island, Kiribati offers anglers a rare gift

If the GT grabs the fly, hold on—bigger specimens have been known to peel off one or two football fields’ worth of line in their first run. [...]

August 25, 2015 Destinations, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: The feared sharks keep our oceans tidy

The increase in attacks is driven in large part by the simple fact that the population has grown and more people are going into the water each year. [...]

August 19, 2015 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide