Author Archives: Erin Block

Video Hatch: “Eel River – From Headwaters to the Sea”

This short film features the restoration work being done on California’s Eel River. Via CalTrout.

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BTT Seeks Marketing Manager

The Bonefish & Tarpon Trust has announced their search for a marketing manager, a position that will help to strategically plan and execute BTT’s marketing, public relations and communications efforts. Read more in the press release below.

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Video Hatch: “The Summer of George III”

Serene shots fill this short film of fly fishing Norway. Via Andres Rafael Diaz.

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Conservation Hawks Fundraiser

Conservation Hawks will host an evening of angling and advocacy, featuring speakers Hal Herring of Field & Stream magazine, Hilary Hutcheson of Trout TV, and Todd Tanner of Conservation Hawks. The event will include screenings of the films “CHROME,” COLD WATERS,” and “THROUGH … more

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Tippets: Fly Fishing Samoa, Planning a Trip West

Jess McGlothlin reports on a disappointing (as far as number of fish is concerned) fly fishing trip to Samoa. But “as is so often the case,” she writes, “the true value of the trip was meeting new people and exploring … more

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Tippets: Florida Seagrass, Most Endangered Rivers, Boulder River Access, Help for Lahontan Cutthroat Trout, Maine Brook Trout Survey

In the Florida Bay seagrass is dying at a rate unseen since the 1980s. The problem, ecologists say, is mainly due to the diversion of the natural flow of fresh water to protect sugar cane farms and other property. Via … more

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Tippets: Swing the Fly Tying Contest, Rigging Techniques, Interview with Brad Burns

Swing the Fly is bringing back their popular fly tying contest in 2016. Sponsored by the Red Shed Fly Shop and Heritage Angling Products, the deadline for entries is May 15, 2016. Find more information here. Being properly rigged for … more

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Tail Fly Fishing Magazine Going to Print

Thanks to support and demand from readers, Tail Fly Fishing Magazine has announced the publication will be switching to print copies beginning September 2016 . Read more in the press release below.

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Video Hatch: “Welcome to Iceland”

This short film from Brothers on the Fly examines the state of conservation in Iceland.

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Tippets: Interview with Amos Sharp-Nelson, USAC’s “Gourmet on the Green,” Fishing Ugly Flies

Amos Sharp-Nelson has lived many lives: as a skateboarder, surfer, and singer in a live band. But she recently rediscovered the fly fishing of her youth and talks about her passions, work, and upcoming projects in an interview on Wide … more

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