Fly Fishing Herons

February 22, 2005 By: Marshall Cutchin

Wonder if Aelius or his progenitors got the idea of fly fishing by watching herons use insects to lure an unsuspecting fish? Turns out there are records of herons doing just this, as reported by Dr. Louis Lefebvre at the American Association for the Advancement of Science in Washington DC. Stephen White in the Scottish Daily Herald.