Tippets: Shadows & Sun, Saber-Toothed Salmon

January 15, 2016 By: Erin Block

  • The motion of shadows is “The number one thing that spooks fish,” writes Kirk Deeter. Read about being aware of sun alignment and positioning yourself accordingly for success on the water. Via Fly Talk, Field & Stream.
  • The extinct Oncorhynchus rastrosus, a saber-toothed salmon that once swam the waters of the Pacific Northwest, “may have been less saber-toothed cat and more tusky warthog,” writes Susan Milius. Read more about this ancient fish, via Science News.