Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "American Rivers" Tag

Many never gauged his recklessness, until now

"The millions of children newly back to school could give this administration’s officials a basic science lesson: wetlands and streams connect to larger rivers." [...]

October 2, 2019 Clean Water Rule, Conservation, Donald Trump, Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide

Remove no longer useful dams, clean up the water and the fish will come

American River offers so many ways you can get involved with helping to protect and restore our nation's rivers. [...]

July 22, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Rivers & Dams, Slide

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

The Southeast U. S. has bragging rights about its fisheries, Atlantic, coastal, and Appalachian trout with a myriad of opportunities in between. [...]

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

American Rivers announces America’s most endangered rivers of 2019

Climate change is the most consequential environmental challenge facing our planet. Fish and wildlife will continue their struggle to survive. [...]

April 17, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Shouts & Murmurs: November 2018

Here are a few industry news items from the past few weeks that we thought worth re-mentioning in case you missed them or want more information. [...]

November 30, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: August 24 – 30, 2018

This past week's news has been impactful. We're going steadily backwards on public lands, conservation, clean air and water. [...]

August 31, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Dams, fish, and our participation does matter

Tens of thousands of small dams—most of them small concrete or earthen dams—fragment rivers and streams, block fish passage and impair water quality. [...]

May 17, 2018 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Opinion: In charge with no wisdom

Minnesota Congressmen have openly chosen to circumvent a proven environmental review process that has been in place for nearly 50 years. [...]

November 9, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Conservation: Doers are for real in South Carolina

It is a far, far better thing to have something good happen to something bad than to have something bad happen to something good. [...]

October 12, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

The hazards of hydropower

Dams prevent fish migration - limits access to spawning habitat, food resources, and predation escape. Fish passage structures limit % of fish passages [...]

May 16, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide