Tippets: Dance of the Mayflies, Casting in the Wind, River Food Webs

August 23, 2013 By: Erin Block

  • A mayfly hatch captured at dusk near Heihe, in China’s Heilongjiang province, shows the natural artistry of this spring and summer ritual.
  • Casting into the wind is difficult all around. But these tips from Florida Sportsman staff make the reality of being out there in the elements less frustrating.
  • Rivers altered by dams or agricultural diversions are difficult fisheries to manage due to the changes in ecosystem that destabilize the food web, reports new research published in the journal Ecological Monographs.