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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

Fly Tying: DIY dubbing brushes

By Andrew Derr Dubbing loops and dubbing brushes are really great techniques to incorporate into your fly tying bag of tricks. Dubbing loops are easy to make while tying the... [...]

February 28, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

What happens to the Salmonidae after a wildfire?

A Colorado-native Rio Grande cutthroat trout that survived after the Medano Creek Wildfire, Great Sand Dunes National Park, Colorado. Andrew Todd, U.S. Geological Survey. When rains come the mud will... [...]

February 19, 2019 RECENT, Slide

Low Greenland Atlantic salmon harvest good news

...of Atlantic salmon. International agreement is working Atlantic Salmon Federation / January 24, 2019 ST. ANDREWS, New Brunswick Atlantic Salmon Federation say a drop in the harvest of Atlantic salmon... [...]

January 28, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Loon Outdoors’ Fluorescing UV Clear Fly Finish

Loon Outdoors’ Fluorescing UV Clear Fly Finish By Andrew Derr It essentially uses the light available underwater and reflects it into a color more visible to fish. Recently, I have... [...]

January 22, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Overfishing menhaden is okay with Virginia

...and fish. Featured Image is our editor and owner, and Long Island On The Fly guide, Captain Andrew Derr with a 2018 season striper. Photo by B. McCarthy.  ... [...]

January 14, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Sage’s SPECTRUM C Fly Reel – affordable and formidable

Sage’s SPECTRUM C Fly Reel – affordable and formidable By Andrew Derr Sage is now offering the affordable and newly designed, die-cast SPECTRUM C large arbor fly reel ($150-$175). It... [...]

January 10, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Gear Review, Review, Slide

Two surprise resignations at South Florida Water Management District

...resigned their positions with the largest state steward of Everglades restoration, leaving a key staff job and four leadership seats open when additional board member terms expire in March. Andrew... [...]

January 9, 2019 News, RECENT, Slide

Get Shorty: Why all the buzz around short fly rods?

...paramount importance to effectively catch albies. — Capt. Andrew Derr A short fly rod with a short fly line head loads better, casts quicker, fights fish better and delivers a... [...]

November 28, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Fly Casting, Fly Fishing, Fly Rod Review, Gear, Gear Review, Slide

Knots, do-overs, kinky swirls, and the stuff we’re told out immediately if damaged – Captain Andrew Derr Click on cover to read more. Being self-sufficient Learn not to be helplessly hopeless. In a new venue with different dragons... [...]

October 18, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide