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Zeroing in on fanny packs and the value they provide.

A well designed and durable fanny pack can make a day outing on the flats or stream a whole lot easier than vest digging or pocket fumbling. [...]

March 25, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Gadgets, Gear, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Off the grid March 22, 2019

There isn't a story about fly fishing for - hooking, landing and releasing a steelhead trout that fails to get listened to, and the speaker admired. [...]

March 22, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Of Interest, Photography, Profile, Slide

American Saltwater Guides Association launches

American Saltwater Guides Association launches with a mission to promote sustainable business through marine conservation. [...]

March 21, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Hard rock mining companies praise cleanup welfare programs

The Center for Science reports that between $1 billion and $12 billion is the current unfunded cleanup liability for country’s hardrock mines. [...]

March 20, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

The pros and cons of short and long fly rods

A newbie has to rely on a pro guide, fly fishing show, or fly shop for advice on buying a fly rod and MUST test drive a lot of rods before buying one. [...]

March 19, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Former Michigan DNR chief tells story of how salmon got to Great Lakes

In the abundance of alewives, Tanner saw an opportunity. He wanted to establish a recreational fishing industry and thought the alewives would be great prey for salmon. [...]

March 19, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Good water management for the nation’s Everglades?

Trump’s budget cuts Corps of Engineers by 31 percent, fails to include any money for an Everglades to reduce pollution from Lake Okeechobee. [...]

March 15, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Trump’s budget has less for Everglades projects

In January, Gov. Ron DeSantis recommended the state should appropriate $360 million for Everglades restoration projects. [...]

March 14, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Outdoor boom comes as jobs in extraction decline

From 2012 to 2016, extraction jobs declined by nearly a third as outdoor recreation employment jumped 16 percent. [...]

March 13, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Jigged “Euro Streamer” with Lance Egan

Lance Egan is a Team USA member. His inventions: Frenchie, Red Dart, and Rainbow Warrior. "Modern Nymphing” is the best ever on Euro-nymphing. [...]

March 12, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics