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The Native Americans didn’t trash the Everglades, we did

The nation's most exceptional fishery: Lake Okeechobee, Everglades, Everglades National Park, and the Florida Keys are environmentally challenged [...]

October 30, 2019 Conservation, Everglades National Park, FEATURE STORY, Florida, Politics, Pollution, Slide

Bullsugar merged with Friends of the Everglades

The Everglades' advocacy brain drain and heavy puncher drought may have ended with a merger of Bullsugar Alliance and Friends of the Everglades. [...]

June 14, 2019 Everglades National Park, FEATURE STORY, Florida, Slide, Videos

It’s not the uni-knot, it’s the Duncan Loop

There is no controversy regarding the Duncan Loop being the correct name of the loop knot that has universal relevance in fly fishing circles. [...]

June 11, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Florida, Fly Fishing, Fly Fishing History Makers, Slide

Artist Profile: David Danforth

David is an artist, father and snookmaster whose imaginative approach to art is inspiring, exciting and reflects his deep Florida roots and backcountry history. [...]

May 3, 2017 Florida, Florida Keys, Fly Fishing, Profile, RECENT, Slide

Book Review: Chris Dombrowski writes a classic in “Body of Water”

Lounging like a lizard in the warmth of the morning beach sun in Hobe Sound, Florida, a lot of Dombroski’s sentences in Body of Water earned rereads and pauses. [...]

February 27, 2017 Book Review, FEATURE STORY, Florida, Florida Keys, Fly Fishing, Slide

Destinations: The curious case of Miami’s peacock bass

Peacock Bass provide a healthy economy to South Florida, with anglers spending between $5 million and $8 million dollars a year to catch them. [...]

September 21, 2016 Destinations, Florida, Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide, Videos

Florida: Slimy green beaches may be Florida’s new norm

No other state has had such a gift of abundance in water, flora and fauna like Florida. No other state has been so poorly governed that it squandered everything [...]

August 16, 2016 Florida, RECENT, Slide

Florida: Are they finally going to save the Everglades? Nah

It is the strangest thing; everyone in the world knows that Lake Okeechobee's water has to be sent south. If it continues to be sent east and west, it's game over for Florida [...]

August 11, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Florida, Slide