Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Michigan" Tag

2019 Conservationist of the Year – Joe Hemming 

Aquaculture discharge into Au Sable - 160,000 pounds of total suspended solids of food and feces of the new fish farm when operating. [...]

June 10, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Looking Back, Slide

Former Michigan DNR chief tells story of how salmon got to Great Lakes

In the abundance of alewives, Tanner saw an opportunity. He wanted to establish a recreational fishing industry and thought the alewives would be great prey for salmon. [...]

March 19, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

What was it like getting ready for trout season in 1920?

Ernest Hemingway's most enthusiastic outdoor sport was fishing - think Old Man and the Sea. Within his writing, there are many fishing related passages [...]

May 21, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Short Story: Are you all set for the Trout?

Ernest Miller Hemingway was arguably one of the most influential American writers of the twentieth century. His works stiffened the backs of many lads [...]

June 29, 2016 RECENT, Short Story, Slide

Industry News: Artist, Becca Schlaff, exhibiting at Michigan’s Fly Fishing Expo

Becca Schlaff has exhibited in juried art shows across US, and her work is held in private collections in the United States, Canada, England, and Sweden. [...]

March 11, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide

Bonefish & Tarpon Trust: Conservation Guide for March – Dave Wyss

Capt. Wyss has been guiding for over 35 years. He comes from a family of guides; two uncles and his dad. Dave is a true believer in conservation and is connected at the hip with BTT's interests [...]

March 5, 2015 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, FEATURE STORY, Slide

News: Wild Atlantic salmon breeding discovered in St. Mary’s River

According to Tucker’s thesis, biologists wondered if competition from other salmonids spawning in the river in greater numbers, including chinook and pink salmon, was keeping Atlantics from thriving. [...]

November 14, 2014 Conservation, News, RECENT, Science, Slide

Of Interest: Is fish farming a good idea for Michigan?

One of the problems with aquaculture is that fish, like all animals, go to the bathroom. That produces phosphorus which is a problem in the Great Lakes. [...]

September 4, 2014 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

News: Asian carp breed in Great Lakes, threaten fishing

Of greatest concern in the Great Lakes region are bighead and silver carp imported from Asia decades ago to control algae and unwanted plants in controlled settings such as sewage treatment lagoons. [...]

November 12, 2013 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Is fly-fishing the new golf?

He likes to build business relationships on a trout stream [...]

September 24, 2013 News, RECENT, Slide, Spot