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Idaho’s Chinook salmon extirpated by 2039: Dams and warming too much for the king

Some 50,000 spring-summer Chinook spawned in the 1950s. Today, about 1,500 fish and declining. Trump's Endangered Species reversal said to be the nail in the coffin. [...]

September 18, 2019 RECENT, Research, Rivers & Dams, Salmon Fishing, Slide

No fly tyer should ever fear rubber legs again

Fly tying is in itself an encouragement to find time for fly fishing. The tease is the tied fly - will it work? I did not try tying Pat’s Rubber Legs on a tube, but will. [...]

July 18, 2019 Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, RECENT, Slide

Rainbows being given the boot

Every spring, cutthroat and rainbow trout mingling in the South Fork spawn batches of fry that hybridize into what is called a cuttbow. [...]

May 20, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Product Review: RIO hits a bullseye with Kahuna LT

RIO's Kahuna LT strike indicator has a slick design, floats like a cork and is durable and easy to see. [...]

April 12, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry News: RIO’s indicator has a buzz going

Every angler from New Zealand to Kamchatka; Maine to Patagonia, the Pyrenees to Ponoi has flustered over indicators. Does RIO have it? [...]

April 4, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Is Schwiebert’s “Matching the Hatch” always best?

Making trout eat what we put on their fast-food menu, and they seem to be gorging on, often gets refused. Why is that? Throw the list away. [...]

March 4, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

As runs dwindle, experts say Idaho’s salmon, steelhead ‘could be gone in a generation’

For the third year in a row, biologists predict that Idaho’s salmon and steelhead runs will be very low in 2019 [...]

February 21, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Hunters and anglers flex their political muscles

Recently, the Repub. party has developed a reputation as the enemy of public lands - further solidified by the Trump administration. [...]

February 6, 2019 RECENT, Slide

The story of the Pacific salmon we don’t want to know

If we give in to those who will sell our public lands to private ownership - extraction and development will forever bind us to a folly of infamy. [...]

December 17, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Gov. theft of public lands terrorizes anglers and hunters

The Roadless Rule has maintained intact forests, provided key habitat for abundant wildlife, and safeguarded Southeast Alaska’s extraordinary salmon runs [...]

September 18, 2018 RECENT, Slide