Fly Fishing Science

Carp Fishing History

“Ol’ Bugle Lips”

As a group, fly fishers are ambivalent about carp, if only because they are fish with a murky past. And so a short history of the species is probably in order.  Read more.
Trout Eyesight

To UV or Not UV

Ultraviolet vision in trout is a fascinating topic. Does current science show a link between UV and a trout's hunt for food?  Read more.
golden dorado

Fish Science: “The Fatty Little Fin”

Is the adipose fin merely a vestigial appendage, or does it have a less-than-obvious but important role?  Read more.