Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "salmons" Tag

It’s a good idea to be a “leader” snob

It's worth it to buy the best leader material. It's worth it to spend extra time rigging your leaders. It's worth it to take extreme care when doing these things. [...]

March 18, 2019 RECENT, Slide

What happens to the Salmonidae after a wildfire?

Forest fires denude stream banks. The ability of fish communities to recover depends on several interacting factors that are not well understood. [...]

February 19, 2019 RECENT, Slide

There isn’t a single good reason to not fish tube flies

Taking the step into tube fly tying couldn't cost more than $25 to $40. All feathers and fur are the same tying techniques. [...]

October 16, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Unnatural History – Sea lamprey control in the Great Lakes

Lamprey impact on commercial harvest of lake trout in Lake Michigan - 5.5 million pounds went to 402-pounds seven years later. Lakes Superior and Huron: worse. [...]

August 21, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Industry News: RIO’s well timed intro of Skagit Trout Max line

The Skagit Trout Max can also be used on single-handed rods, and RIO recommends stepping up 3 rods sizes to match appropriately. [...]

October 2, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide

News: Strong runs of salmon projected for WA

Over the next several weeks, state and tribal co-managers will develop seasons that focus fishing opportunities on Washington State's abundant wild salmon populations [...]

March 6, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Fly Rod & Reel picks Angler of The Year

Hed was a conservation organizer employed by an organization called the Alaska Conservation Foundation. After a 10-year career in finance, he had done a career 180 after a serendipitous trip to the Last Frontier [...]

October 17, 2014 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

News: TU praises Forest Service for tackling groundwater rules

Trout, salmon and other fish depend on cold, clean water in rivers and streams for their survival [...]

May 12, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Fall is prime time for Great Lakes’ salmons & steelhead

If you live near one of the Great Lakes, this is time to go for steelies and salmons [...]

September 26, 2013 News, RECENT, Slide