Author Archives: Erin Block
Kris Millgate writes about fishing a cotton “hatch” and how timing legendary hatches can quickly improve your technique. “On legendary days, you have multiple chances to perfect something new and repetitiveness among so much action solidifies habit that much faster.” … more
Leaders of the Orvis Company urge anglers to sign the “Now or Neverglades” Declaration, and demand “that the state of Florida acknowledge indisputable science and work toward real solutions to the water crisis.” Read more in the press release below.
This short film features beautifully shot footage of fly fishing for brown trout in Norway. Via Scanout.
Tippets: Lake Okeechobee Satellite Images, California’s Striped Bass and Salmon, Saving “The Blue Heart of Europe,” Recent Rulings in the Pacific Northwest
An algae bloom in Florida’s Lake Okeechobee has been captured by the Operational Land Imager (OLI) on the Landsat 8 satellite. “The conditions that gave rise to the bloom have persisted into July, and have been blamed for affecting water quality downstream all the … more
This short film follows Will and Jack LaCalle from the Pacific Ocean near the shores of Guatemala to the Gulf of Mexico and the lowlands of Florida as they pursue large game fish on fly.
Captain Joel Dickey and Louis Cahill outline 11 important tips for correctly presenting a fly to tarpon. “Bottom-line, there’s a very small margin of error bestowed to anglers fly fishing for tarpon.” Read more here. Anglers spend time in places … more
From Columbia’s “The Backyard” series, this episode features spectacular scenery and trout. Via Intu.
Jess McGlothlin writes about her trusted gear for travel in the field in a recent article for Carryology. “Often travelling to the destinations is half the battle, and my gear needs to be ready to adapt,” writes McGlothlin, “from commercial … more
VOORMI has released three products featuring their new DUAL SURFACE UL Precision Blended Wool Technology: the Short Sleeve Tech-T, Long Sleeve Tech-T, and Solarium Hoodie Read more in the press release below.
Untreated water diversions from Lake Okeechobee have resulted in damaging algae blooms along both Florida coasts. Grassroots organization bullsugar.org has launched the “Now or Neverglades Declaration” campaign to collect signatures of concerned citizens and put pressure on Florida politicians to do … more