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Finally, a multi fly storage box design that eliminates awkward and junky

Plastic fly boxes in any condition can be a frustrating fishing accouterment to open, close, use interior moveable parts, and to pocket, especially in cold weather. [...]

November 22, 2019 dropper rigs, RECENT, Slide, Videos

Future Bright For Land-based Closed-Containment Atlantic Salmon Aquaculture

The founder of Patagonia, Yvon Chouinard, introduced a clip from his company’s latest film, Artifishal, which details the havoc wreaked by coastal open-net aquaculture. [...]

November 21, 2019 Aquaculture, ARTIFISHAL, Atlantic salmon, Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

The evolutionary links between grizzlies and salmon are life or death

Degraded freshwater and marine habitat, fish farms and disease, dams and diversions, hatcheries and genetic dilution, climate change and changing ocean conditions, all influence salmon abundance. [...]

November 21, 2019 Conservation, RECENT, Salmon Fishing, Slide, wild salmon

Hopper-dropper, two fly rig, dropper equals troublesome rig to cast

To be successful with multiple fly rigs requires a unique psychological profile because always tangling is frustrating, and frustration tends to dissuade. [...]

November 20, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Casting, Slide

For Omega Protein Corporation, the tide may be changing

Omega is not done fishing this year, but so far has gone over the cap by some 16,000 metric tons. [...]

November 20, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Striped bass decline spurs new look at mycobacteria

The majority of the Bay’s striped bass are infected and, by the time they are 5 years old, nearly all carry the disease. [...]

November 19, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide, Videos

Making fish spawning barriers easier to remove – reimagining what’s possible

The removal of the Edwards Dam on Maine’s Kennebec River 20 years ago changed everything and helped river conservationists reimagine what’s possible. [...]

November 19, 2019 Conservation, Damn Dams, RECENT, Slide

Fishermen schooled Congress on impacts of Pebble Mine

“Nowhere in the world has a mine of this type and size been located in a place as ecologically sensitive as Bristol Bay.” [...]

November 18, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Offer: Join BTT, watch three Vimeo’s, and graduate Magna Cum Indicatura

The BTT is unlike all other dot org. They get things done by having corralled top scientists who fish the flats, recruit guides as full partners, and listen to you and me. [...]

November 18, 2019 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, News, RECENT, Slide, Videos

Swimmy Jimmy’s name has come up in draft circles as a possible # one pick?

Who could have ever guessed the Woolly Bugger would-be claimant to the best fly ever? Well, what about the Swimmy Jimmy? Is it the new "BUGGER?" [...]

November 15, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide, Videos