Author Archives: Erin Block
This short film features the beautiful landscape and fish of the Hardangervidda mountain range in Norway. Via Mayfly Fishing.
Cheeky Fly Fishing is bringing three new reel designs to the market with their “Boost” reel series, which combines “incredible performance, good looks and great value,” says owner Ted Upton. Read more in the press release below.
Scientists are using a network of Global Positioning System (GPS) stations throughout the western United States, which were originally intended for early earthquake detection, to show vanishing water supplies and the impact of drought upon the landscape. “All of a … more
In the early 1980s “bucket biologists” released lake trout into Yellowstone Lake, which set in motion the collapse of native cutthroat populations in Yellowstone National Park and has severely impacted the entire ecosystem, from streambanks to grizzly bear populations. But … more
This short film features quiet, early morning water and the one-of-a-kind watercraft of Maine-based Tidal Roots.
In a recent post on “Fly Talk,” Kirk Deeter looks into aluminum bars on the soles of wading boots, their benefits and drawbacks as well. Via Field & Stream. California’s drought is hitting trout populations hard. Amber Manfree, researcher with … more
Kansas-based ARC, The Angling Research Company (ARC), has announced its first product lineup, which includes high performance fly lines, tippet and leaders. Read more in the press release below.
New efforts in Idaho are being concentrated on addressing threats to the sockeye salmon population in the Snake River. Patagonia has long been known for their environmental and corporate responsibility. And their recent self-financed and award-winning environmental documentary, “Dam Nation,” … more
This short film from Joe Cummings has spectacular footage rising trout on the Bitterroot River in Montana.