Rusty Chinnis is the outdoors editor of the Anna Maria Island Sun.
FROM THE EVERGLADES to the Panhandle, the bays, beaches, and bayous of western Florida produce excellent action for the fly caster and some extraordinary talent at the vise. Any list of noteworthy tiers from this region would have to include angler Nick Reding of Longboat Key and Capt. Steve Bailey of Fort Myers. Although both have honed their skills from...