Tippets: NC Fly Fishing Film Night, Men’s Journal on Tenkara, Validating Conservation

October 25, 2014 By: Erin Block

  • A Fly Fishing Film Night will be hosted by Hunter Banks Co., Southern Culture on the Fly magazine and The Fiberglass Manifesto at Highland Brewing Co. in Asheville, NC. The event will be held Nov. 6 with doors opening at 6 p.m.
  • From intuitive gear functioning to price point, and “For the guy who loves to fly-fish — or has always wanted to try, tenkara can’t be matched,” writes MJ Malone. Read more via Men’s Journal.
  • Validation of conservation work comes not from big fish stories, but from scientific data. Rachel Kohler writes about the work of researchers and the use of electroshocking a stream for collecting important information about the success of restoration efforts. Via Colorado Trout Unlimited.