Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Pacific Ocean" Tag

Unexpected cooling ocean waters lead to more salmon

The annual NOAA report tracks a series of species, and climate and ocean conditions, as barometers of ocean health and productivity. [...]

March 14, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

California salmon’s 2014 forced spawn

California’s persistent drought forced hatchery managers to resort to sucking baby salmon into tanker trucks for their man-made 280-mile migration toward the ocean [...]

January 11, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Destinations: A ferocious gift lures anglers to Christmas Island

"For a moment I entertained a vision of my rod shattering under this immense pressure, shards of splintered graphite piercing my carotid artery." [...]

January 21, 2016 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Slide

News: Obama broadens Pacific Remote Islands National Marine Monument

Obama has protected more acres of federal land and sea by executive power than any other president in at least 50 years and the area is off-limits to commercial fishing [...]

October 9, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: Which Ocean Has the Most Marine Life?

The abyssopelagic (or abyssal) zone continues to 6,000m where very few creatures can be found due to the lack of light and near freezing temperatures. [...]

May 15, 2014 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide