Trout Fisherman News Round-up

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Salmon And Trout Hatchery Documentary

We recently completed the following documentary of the Ringwood Fish Culture Station processes after following the efforts of volunteer group from …

Documentaries

Chasing Brownies with Brian Wise

Fishing the rivers of Southern Missouri, Brian Wise never thought about being a guide — but he’s been at it now for more than 15 years.<p>“I pretty much …

Fishing

Timeless Tips: 5 Reasons to Swing for Trout This Winter

<i>Catch trout, stay warm. Photo: Kyle Shea.</i>Let’s face it, winter trout fishing is hard.If you are crazy like us, odds are you are not going to sit …

Fishing

Spydro - The World's First Smart Underwater Fishing Camera

Spydro is a smart sport fishing camera that provides anglers with real-time bite notifications, live video streaming and action moment recording from …

Reece’s Stepchild Stone

By Bob Reece The title of stonefly conjures up images of gargantuan aquatic insect life. This is true for several species in the late reaches of …

Science

Video Pro Tips: Intro to Fly Fishing with Soft Hackles

Fishing

Fly Rods Particularly Suited to Nymh Fishing

<b>Fly Rods suitable for Nymph Fishing</b><p>In recent years the popularity of <b>European style nymphing</b> has grown rapidly with readily available information …

Guns

The City Teenager vs. the Monstrous Snakehead

Morgan Krell, a 17-year-old wearing sunglasses and a cap, approached a dirty pond protected by tall reeds in Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens with his fly rod in hand. The Van Wyck Expressway whined above him and the World’s Fair Unisphere was visible in the distance. He nodded toward a …

Fishing

Trout Fishing Event hosted for Wicklow Youths

An introductory trout fishing event for Wicklow Youths was hosted by Inland Fisheries Ireland’s Dublin Angling Initiative recently at Annamoe …

Fishing

The Reel in Black: Abel’s Johnny Cash Limited Edition

Abel has released a Johnny Cash themed “Super Series” fly reel. It is available in 5/6 and 7/8 sizes, which make it useful for fly fishers pursuing …

Johnny Cash

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Struggling to eat two portions of oily fish a week? Time for a rethink

From pilchards to trout and crab, there are plenty of oily fish options, while research suggests that eating it can improve heart, brain and eye health and help prevent cancer. So, what’s putting us off?<p>On the scale of unappetising health foods, oily fish probably ranks somewhere between bone broth …

Nutrition

Silver Sea Trout On The Fly

Brown and rainbow trout in the tributaries and in the main stem of the Rio Grande used the river’s endless spawning gravel to quickly reproduce and …

Fishing

‘Haste ye back’ to Scots’ trout heaven

The countryside is beautiful, rich in culture and heritage, and Menteith brags an almost guarantee of big fish

Fishing

Lake trout eat smaller meals when it’s hot

Lake trout like it cold. These beautiful fish are the largest of the char species, and are found in the many lakes of northern Canada and Alaska. Any …

Fishing

Trout, pike and the search for balance

Pic courtesy of ReflectedSerendipity<p><b>It’s</b> a common misperception among those on the outside of the magazine industry – “How do you fill all those …

Fishing

Fly Fishing Fun in a Tiny, Easy Package

“I’ve been fishing in Ontario with my tenkara rod in small streams. What great fun! Thank you for putting me on to this.”<p>Got this in an email the …

Fishing

‘Cover-up’ claim over ban on fish farm pesticide

The Scottish Government has previously dismissed accusations that it “muzzled” Sepa on Slice as “unsubstantiated and false”. It told the Sunday …

Scottish Government

Praise for 'thriving' salmon farming industry

In total, wages increased by 5 per cent to a total of almost £75m – with the vast majority of jobs being full-time positions.<p>Scott Landsburgh, chief …

Farming

Master Class Monday: How to Ambush Trout Like a Heron

Sometimes it’s all about being in the right place at the right time. But smart fly fishers read the water and look for trout feeding on nymphs and …

Trout

Book Review: The Wild Salmon Chronicles

If you’ve ever been to the interior of Idaho, you know that it feels every bit the many hundreds of miles away from the Pacific Ocean that it is. …

State considers leasing Salmon Weir to UK operators

The State body charged with looking after Galway’s iconic Salmon Weir is exploring the option of leasing the world famous fishery to a private …

Fish
Scotland

Video: Exploring New Water

Exploring new water from Black Fly Eyes on Vimeo.There’s nothing like exploring new waters!From Black Fly Eyes:“We had spent 5days chasing trouts in …

Fly Fishing

Patagonia buys back

Taken by D.Hedden 2015Have an old shirt, fleece or jacket taking up space in your garage or basement? What about a backpack or a piece of luggage? …

Patagonia

Saturday Shoutout / Bye-Bye Bristol Bay

ONCE AGAIN WE ARE AT THE THRESHOLD OF DISASTER IN ALASKA’S BRISTOL BAY I have very little that’s positive to say about this. If you care at all about …

Fishing

Trump’s Sellout of American Heritage

The last runs of heavenly wild salmon are trickling in this month, the buttery coho with flesh the color of fall foliage. After that, we’ll have to settle for mostly farmed and frozen fish until next spring — no substitute for the real deal.<p>We can count on this seasonal miracle, healthy fish …

Environment

Everything we’re doing to replace vanishing salmon might be killing them off faster

As once-uncountable Northwest salmon stocks have dwindled, humans have tried a number of remedies to bolster or replace the disappearing fish.<p>We’ve …

Fishing

Keep Your Rod Tip Off the Water for Longer Drag-Free Drifts

Are you finding yourself struggling to get long drag-free drifts on the water? If the answer is yes, you may be holding your rod tip too close to the …

Fishing