Author Archives: Erin Block
Rena Glinton, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Marine and Fisheries in the Bahamas, has outlined new regulations for fishing in the Bahamas that include requiring visitors to purchase a license. Read the details via Angling Trade. In this recent … more
This film was presented at the Telluride Mountain Film Festival in May 2016 and offers an intimate look at Doug Tompkins’s life, philosophy of deep ecology, and the work of establishing national parks in Chile and Argentina. Via Tompkins Conservation.
Anglers are notorious for their tall tales. But as Domenick Swentosky writes, “They just have unrestrained hope clouding reality and reason.” Via Hatch Magazine. What do we talk about when we talk about fast and slow action rods? Louis Cahill … more
The Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum has announced Glenn Pontier as its new Executive Director. Pontier comes from a position at Sullivan Renaissance and is recognized as a community organizer, writer and journalist. Read more in the press release … more
In Episode 4 of Redington’s Find Your Water series, anglers Drew and JP scramble up waterfalls and down steep hillsides in pursuit of spooky wild trout on nameless creeks.
Anglers define their sport by many things, writes Håkan Stenlund, but “fly fishing is really just about keeping your woolly bugger in the water. About being a part of it.” Read his piece about fly fishing the Argentine jungle, via … more
A recent segment from NBC News features the work of Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, and the stories of veterans finding peace in the outdoors and fly fishing. “In 2015 alone, we served over 7,400 injured and disabled military service … more
This film features beautiful footage of catching early morning hatches on the water, and the simple joy of sitting on a bank watching trout feed. Via Tightline Productions.