Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "sockeye salmon" Tag

“Nothing to stop Alaska from harvesting all sockeye swimming to B.C.”

Two salmon conservation groups are concerned that Alaska’s fisheries are harvesting most of the sockeye salmon for themselves, without consequence. [...]

September 3, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Trump Administration Reneges on Protections for Alaska’s Salmon Fishery

The mine Pebble will be the largest gold mine in the world and the largest open-pit mine in North America, built in headwaters of the world’s largest wild salmon runs. [...]

July 31, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Public Lands Series, Salmon Fishing, Science, Slide

How could protecting Alaska’s salmon become a vote against something?

Alaska in the news: its fantastical landscapes, wildness, fisheries abundance commercially and outdoors folks’ abundant choices of game fish. Let’s keep it that way. [...]

July 17, 2019 Alaska, Conservation, Conservation News, FEATURE STORY, Public Lands, Slide

Put politics aside. We need to stand against an unprincipled act

There are appropriate places to mine but the home of the largest sockeye salmon run in the world is absolutely godawful. [...]

May 28, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Is farmed salmon just a processed food? Part I

Aquaculture industry website chatter and university level papers on the subject has resulted in a "distaste" for most farmed fish. [...]

March 28, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Throwing dead fish for fun and ecological profit

The indigenous peoples’ Salmon Ceremony reinforces respect - reminding us the salmon are vital community members. Precious in death as they are in life. [...]

July 31, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: May 25 – May 31, 2018

Catch this weeks summary of news items that affect the preservation of the outdoors, public lands, and fly fishing's latest happenings. [...]

June 1, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs, May 4 – May 10, 2018

Catch this weeks summary of news items that affect the preservation of the outdoors, public lands, and fly fishing's latest happenings. [...]

May 11, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Even the legally blind can see evil – Pebble Mine

Rarely has humanity seen such a blatant environmental extinction as planned out by Pebble Limited Partnership. Take action now... [...]

March 28, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Dismantling America: One park, one Bristol Bay, and one monument at a time

Politicians must become willing to see their role as representing one umbrella nation within a democracy of parties. Currently, they see themselves as belonging to a single, fearful tribe [...]

October 17, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide