Author Archives: Erin Block
Colorado-based RepYourWater and Meier Skis have combined efforts for a limited edition RepYourWater ski, appropriately named Fish Sticks. Read more in the press release below.
A study published in the journal Animal Cognition points to evidence of episodic memory in fish, “the ability to recall the what, where and when of events, categorizing the raw material of experience into some sort of coherency.” Via Conservation Magazine. … more
Dates and location have been announced for the 2016 Florida Fly Fishing Expo. The event will be held November 4-5, 2016, at The Plantation on Crystal River on Florida’s West Central coast. Read more in the press release below.
This film from Todd Moen features the search for Chinook salmon in a remote tributary of British Columbia’s Skeena River.
From gear and flies to maps and location information, Conor Risch writes about fishing Washington’s high alpine lakes. For his detailed trip report on fly fishing Lake Ingalls, find his article in The Seattle Times. Natural Retreats and Garden & Gun are … more
RIO Products has announced their new InTouch Mid Head Spey line, which is designed for anglers fishing mid-sized rivers with 13 and 14-foot fly rods. Read more in the press release below.
A decade after original publication, Yvon Chouinard’s 2006 memoir, Let My People Go Surfing: The Education of a Reluctant Businessman, is being re-released in a revised and expanded edition by Penguin Books. Read more in the press release below.
Tippets: Floating Fish & Sinking Economy, Drugs Downstream, World Conservation Congress on Bristol Bay
The Yellowstone River fish die-off foreshadows the growing threat of climate change. This summer brought record low flows and high temperatures, and “In addition to threatening our outdoor heritage, these changes bear an economic cost.” Via Montana Wildlife Federation. An … more
Frank Moore has been fly fishing for more than 80 years and has dedicated his life to conserving and protecting his home waters, the North Umpqua River.