Swing the Fly Magazine has announced its first annual Winter Steelhead and Spring Atlantic Salmon Fly Contest. Check their website for details. Entries must be postmarked by 1 December 2013, with winners being announced in the 1 January 2014 issue.
Work has started up again on the remaining 50 feet of the Glines Canyon Dam on the Elwha River. Explosives were used to further lower the dam that was once 210 feet tall and three more blasts next year will be needed to complete the demolition.