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How to switch to nymphing rig quickly and easily

If nymph fishing is your game plan, you are more than likely pre-rigged and ready, but if the opportunity presents itself, you can administer rigging, easily, Watch Video. [...]

December 2, 2019 Fly Fishing, fly tying knots, RECENT, Slide

Learn how to quick cast, you need to know how

Bonefish anglers must know how to cast quickly or they risk the loss of their window of opportunity, which trout and bass-centric casting instruction does not include. [...]

November 26, 2019 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, FEATURE STORY, saltwater fishing, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

Cape fishermen celebrate new trawling restrictions

The efforts of local fishermen, boards of selectmen, voters, environmental groups and state legislators who spoke out against the midwater trawl herring fishery have finally paid off. [...]

November 26, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Atlantic salmon, an obsession oft addictive, for which no one seeks a cure

Leonard Pelly, a wealthy Englishman, was so obsessed with salmon fishing that in the 1880s, he would steer his private yacht for the coast of Norway to fly fish. [...]

November 25, 2019 Atlantic salmon, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide, Videos

Fly fishing for sea bass in Japan

Fly fishing for sea bass at night calls for heightened senses as we need to be more aware of our casts, trying to prevent knots that are a a bitch to untangle in low light. [...]

November 25, 2019 RECENT, Slide

Walk-in fly fishing has unique hazards besides slip and fall

The rod rack pictured provides easy setup, easy breakdown, and easy away storage, but more importantly, security for your rigged rods. And in seconds will dry flies. [...]

November 22, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, portable rod rack, Slide

Finally, a multi fly storage box design that eliminates awkward and junky

Plastic fly boxes in any condition can be a frustrating fishing accouterment to open, close, use interior moveable parts, and to pocket, especially in cold weather. [...]

November 22, 2019 dropper rigs, RECENT, Slide, Videos

For Omega Protein Corporation, the tide may be changing

Omega is not done fishing this year, but so far has gone over the cap by some 16,000 metric tons. [...]

November 20, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Striped bass decline spurs new look at mycobacteria

The majority of the Bay’s striped bass are infected and, by the time they are 5 years old, nearly all carry the disease. [...]

November 19, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide, Videos

Fishermen schooled Congress on impacts of Pebble Mine

“Nowhere in the world has a mine of this type and size been located in a place as ecologically sensitive as Bristol Bay.” [...]

November 18, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide