Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Of Interest" Tag

Of Interest: Artist, James Prosek, resumes an obsession with the fish of his youth

One could say that they are the ultimate ambassadors from a mysterious netherworld—a liaison between above and below the reflective water’s surface. [...]

December 14, 2015 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Tips & Tactics: Treat your cork grips right…

This great technique works excellent on all kinds of cork grips and can be used to repair and recondition otherwise sorry looking handles. [...]

December 9, 2015 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Of Interest: Overfishing of large predators has dire consequences

When there is an absence of predators that allows tiny fish to thrive, it also leaves them vulnerable to disease and boom-and-bust cycles... [...]

November 23, 2015 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: Indicator abuse

The issue is coming to a head on many rivers, and before more shouting and shoving matches break out, maybe we should consider some options. [...]

November 17, 2015 Fly Fishing, Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: Writer, Carl Hiaasen tells it like he sees it

Hiassen on fly fishing: "The other sad fact is that you can’t write a book with a fly rod in one hand, so you end up trying to grab some time on the water between chapters." [...]

November 12, 2015 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: Catching Shadows’ drought condition tips…

Water flow issues on your home stream? Be sure to check out the informative blog over at Catching Shadows, always inciteful and interesting. Here are some great tips on how to avoid detection and perhaps a land a few more [...]

November 2, 2015 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: Omega 3 supplement – sound science or mostly hype…

If you target cobia, tripletail, red drum, stripers, spotted seatrout, bluefish, weakfish,tarpon, pelagic tunas,mackerels and billfish be very concerned about overfishing of forage fish [...]

October 26, 2015 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: About that sale on salmon – hmmm?

When fish farming has one big advantage over land animals: You have to feed them a lot less. Fish need fewer calories, because they’re cold-blooded [...]

September 16, 2015 News, Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: Is open ocean fish farming a game changer? Yes

We’ve surpassed our capacity to sustainably fish wild caught fish, shrimp, and mollusks from the ocean, and so we’ve turned to aquaculture, or fish farming, as a strategy to feed our appetites for fish [...]

September 4, 2015 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: Rogue fishing is emptying our oceans

World War II also brought a leap in human ingenuity, power and technical ability that led to an unprecedented assault on our oceans. [...]

August 26, 2015 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide