Author Archives: Erin Block
Fly lines can be expensive, and simple cleaning maintenance can add years to the life of a fly line. Steve Schweitzer writes about “Flyline Maintenance 101” in this article on Global Fly Fisher. George Daniel, author of Dynamic Nymphing, focuses … more
The American Fly Fishing Trade Association has announced two new industry awards: the Jim Range Conservation Leadership Award and the AFFTA Industry Leadership Award. Read more in the press release below.
This short documentary from The Deschutes River Alliance explains how selective water withdrawal operations have impacted the health of the river and the community of Maupin, Oregon.
Winter is the perfect time for tying flies and re-stocking boxes for the next season. From the classic Gray Ghost to Galloup’s Sex Dungeon, Spencer Durrant runs down his list for the top streamer patterns every angler should have in … more
Tippets: Endangered Status for Thompson Steelhead, EPA Suspends Clean Water Rule, Whirling Disease Found in Tennessee
Thompson River steelhead are now officially considered endangered under the Species At Risk Act in Canada. A recent assessment by The Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada has determined populations in the Thompson River and Chilcotin River to … more
Anglers are used to looking for insects in stream and on rocks, but just as important, writes Peter Stitcher, is learning to match the hatch by observing flight patterns in the air. “Although you won’t be able to narrow things … more
In 2017 Emerger Stragegies announced their commitment to 1% for the Planet, and for the coming year Bonefish Tarpon Trust (BTT) will be its nonprofit recipient for 2018. Read more in the press release below.
National Geographic has debuted a line of river maps for Colorado, featuring detailed information on float routes, flow patterns, and usual fishing conditions. The map series features individual sections and of the Arkansas River and South Platte River. It’s easy … more
Denver-based Trouts Fly Fishing has announced their search for an eCommerce Manager. Read more in the press release below.