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Science should guide management of Gulf menhaden, not $

...short term Oligargic thinking. Captain Andrew Derr photo. “No one yet knows how much Gulf menhaden is needed to fulfill its role as a primary prey species in the ecosystem,”... [...]

June 24, 2019 Conservation, Conservation News, FEATURE STORY, Slide

The Bimini Twist is now as easy to tie as your shoelaces

A nice striper caught & released on the Long Island, NY, flats a few days ago. Captain Andrew Derr photo. The Bimini Twist is now easier to tie than it’s... [...]

June 19, 2019 Advice, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics, tying knots

You too can probably count on one hand the flies that do the lifting

...salmoides – largemouth bass. I have a short list of a few others. One tied by Captain Andrew Derr, another by Bob Popovics, one by Kelley Galloup, and my favorite... [...]

June 19, 2019 Flies, RECENT, Slide, Videos

Dry Fly Distilling: a convergence of passions

By Andrew Derr DFD tasting room. Don Poffenroth was already showing signs of terminal corporate burnout. Then his employer asked him to move to an area of California he considers... [...]

May 29, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Another damn dam down: “Fish got to swim and birds got to fly”

...less than honorable officials taking brown bags full of Andrew Jackson 20’s to ordain the mischief of dams helping only to serve special interests. This dam on Congaree Creek is... [...]

May 23, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Conservation: Historic Alabama docks and waterfront to be protected

...five years for the area between the breakwaters and the current shoreline to cover in vegetation completely. JOIN THE CONSERVANCY . . . Information! MEDIA CONTACTS Andrew Blejwas ph. 617-785-7047... [...]

April 30, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

NY Governor Cuomo signs bill to protect Menhaden

Cuomo signs bill to protect Menhaden and improve ocean health By The Office of Gov. Andrew Cuomo New Law Prohibits Commercial Fishing of Menhaden with Industrial Purse Seine Nets to... [...]

April 22, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Product Review: RIO hits a bullseye with Kahuna LT

Dun Magazine: Kara Armano as the marketing genius behind Sage, Redington, Rio Products, and Loon. She is also one of the founders of Artemis. Photo courtesy of Andrew Miller. RIO... [...]

April 12, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Squimpish and the quest for the ultimate fiber

Squimpish and the quest for the ultimate fiber By Capt. Andrew Derr David Nelson’s Squimpish Hair is a bright light in my never ending quest for perfect tying materials. If... [...]

April 1, 2019 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Gear Review, Review, Slide

Chesapeake: What new rockfish limits could look like

...might those limit changes look like? Photo by: Capt. Andrew Derr – Last week, Wild Chesapeake reported Virginia is likely to act soon to reduce its recreational striper catch.... [...]

March 21, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide