Tippets: Wading Techniques, Public Access in Utah, Endangered Species Recovery

February 14, 2014 By: Erin Block

  • Wading can be dangerous, particularly in new and unknown waters.  Daniel Galhardo recently put together an article on tips and techniques for wading safely. Make sure to check them out on Tenkara USA.
  • A recent article in the Desert News reports on the rally held at the Utah capitol building in support of HB37, which would allow increased public access to waterways in the state.
  • The Oregon chub has been declared recovered under the U.S. Endangered Species Act and “no longer meets the definition of an endangered species or a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act of 1973.” This is the first time a fish has reached recovered status. Read more from Brian Clark Howard on National Geographic.