Fly Life Magazine

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News: MAFMC meets in Baltimore Dec. 8-11 to manage Atlantic states’ forage fish

If you want more striped bass, or any other fish you like to catch, it’s probably in your best interest to start paying attention to how we manage their food. [...]

November 24, 2014 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: More on forage fish. John McMurray’s read…

Capt. John McMurray revisits the topic of baitfish, the massive implications of their decline on our worldwide fisheries, and the need for immediate management. [...]

November 6, 2014 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

At The Vise: Steve Farrar Baitfish

This baitfish pattern is brilliant in its simplicity. This versatile pattern is easy to tie utilizing soft heads, lead wire, and Steve Farrar Blend. [...]

January 28, 2014 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide

Video: Herring Migration courtesy of The Baymen Life

A female herring will lay anywhere between 50,000 and 100,000 eggs up in the freshwater ponds...then right back down to the ocean. [...]

December 3, 2013 Conservation, RECENT, Science, Slide, Videos

Fly Tying: Richard Strolis’ Realistic Baitfish

A semi-realistic baitfish streamer for any species. Colors and sizes can be altered to imitate any smaller bait fish in your area. [...]

March 21, 2013 Flies, Fly Tying, RECENT, Videos

Conservation: Pew Trusts – Forage Fish Key To A Healthy Ocean Food Web

Pew Trust encourages timely adoption of west coast ocean ecosystem plan. [...]

February 25, 2013 Conservation, News, RECENT, Spot