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Tippets: Shrinking Salmon, Rhode Island River Restoration, Decline of Juvenile Steelhead

Researchers from Alaska and Washington recently analyzed 40 years of data taken from 85 king salmon populations ranging from California to Alaska. “The results show that the fish are both decreasing in size and maturing earlier,” writes Mark Hieronymus in The … more

Video Hatch: “Das Fischer”

This clever fictional comedy features a young German man, Otto Rubschlager, and his journey to Idaho to learn the art of fly fishing and uncover the mysteries of the reclusive, legendary outdoorsman, Hildebrand Richwine. Via Ben Herndon.

Tippets: Drift Boats with Hillary Hutcheson, Keep Hands on the Cork

In a recent Orvis podcast, Montana-based guide Hillary Hutcheson talks with Tom Rosenbauer about “getting a boat, rowing a boat, and most importantly, all the responsibilities that go with getting down the river safely and with courtesy.” Listen to a … more

IGFA Names 2018 Fishing Hall of Fame Inductees

The International Game Fish Association has announced five angling pioneers who will be inducted into the IGFA Hall of Fame. Inductees include: IGFA World Record leader Dr. Martin Arostegui, fly-fishing broadcasting pioneer John Barrett, master blue marlin angler Ralph G. Christiansen … more

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  • French Leader Fly Fishing
    The French Leader

    The use of modern nymphing techniques can make the difference between a successful fishing trip and not catching fish at all.

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  • Lefty Kreh Tribute
    Lefty: Fly Fishing’s Moonshot Pilot

    When we talk about generational changes in fly fishing, and particularly about the irreplaceable and irrepressible personalities who helped ensure the emergence of fly fishing as a popular sport and expanded its influence, Lefty Kreh will be at the top of any list.

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