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Packaged salad greens are killing trout and salmon on the Upper Itchen

Local stakeholders and policy makers must act to improve their management and conservation positions to protect the world’s rivers. [...]

June 18, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, News, Slide

Rainbows being given the boot

Every spring, cutthroat and rainbow trout mingling in the South Fork spawn batches of fry that hybridize into what is called a cuttbow. [...]

May 20, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

The greatest success story of the Endangered Species Act

The planet’s entire supply of known greenback cutthroats persisted only in a 4-mile stretch of Bear Creek - the south slope of Pikes Peak, outside their native range. [...]

May 20, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Four years after California’s largest dam removal project, how are the fish doing?

Steelhead trout numbers are growing on the Carmel River, a potential model for other dam removal projects nationwide. [...]

May 10, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

84,000 dams have collapsed once bountiful fisheries

There are an estimated 84,000 dams in the United States, impounding at least 600,000 miles of river - about 17% of rivers in the nation. [...]

March 26, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Off the grid March 22, 2019

There isn't a story about fly fishing for - hooking, landing and releasing a steelhead trout that fails to get listened to, and the speaker admired. [...]

March 22, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Of Interest, Photography, Profile, Slide

Jigged “Euro Streamer” with Lance Egan

Lance Egan is a Team USA member. His inventions: Frenchie, Red Dart, and Rainbow Warrior. "Modern Nymphing” is the best ever on Euro-nymphing. [...]

March 12, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Nymph fishing in layman’s terms

Lance Eagan knows nymphing. Combined, he's been in the guiding business and fly shop business for 25 years and he's a born teacher. [...]

March 6, 2019 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Is Schwiebert’s “Matching the Hatch” always best?

Making trout eat what we put on their fast-food menu, and they seem to be gorging on, often gets refused. Why is that? Throw the list away. [...]

March 4, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

As runs dwindle, experts say Idaho’s salmon, steelhead ‘could be gone in a generation’

For the third year in a row, biologists predict that Idaho’s salmon and steelhead runs will be very low in 2019 [...]

February 21, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide