Yellow Sally stoneflies appear coast-to-coast and are always fun to fish. Kent Klewein lists his top ten fly patterns for fishing this hatch, from old standbys to new designs.
Seven miles north of the campsite where Ernest Hemingway penned “Big Two-Hearted River,” the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Michigan Outdoor Writers Association’s will dedicate a memorial marker to the state’s native son. “MOWA’s members think it’s pretty special that a story about fishing on the Fox River 94 years ago is still one of Hemingway’s best-loved stories,” said MOWA President David Graham. “Placing this marker here has been in the works a long time.”
A planned salmon farm that would be Ireland’s biggest to date is sparking debate (and some outrage) among environmentalists, commercial fishers, and fly anglers. Via the BBC.