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Introducing non-native fish species has altered fish communities and landscapes

There is no denying US inland waters have been irreversibly altered by government and private endeavors to expand the culinary options for the states' fish eaters [...]

August 21, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, non-native fish, Slide, Worth Knowing

Why are so many things that make fly fishing easier ignored?

It's always remarkable to see how isolated our thinking can become when coaxed to look into something new. We blindly stick with negativity. [...]

June 12, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide, Worth Knowing

Worth Knowing: Use moon phases, early and late fishing to catch more pescados

Moon phases, at the peaks of the new and full moons, and three to five days after those events, and sometimes a few days before are prime, high-quality days to fish. [...]

June 20, 2016 RECENT, Slide, Worth Knowing

Worth Knowing: Monofilament and fluorocarbon leader material

The chemistry of monofilament and fluorcarbon lines makes them distinctly different performers in the real world of actually fishing, and that alone is every anglers advantage. Keep a progressive, open state of mind and you'll fish mo-betta [...]

December 11, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Worth Knowing