Fishing news

Trophy pike Canadian fly-fishing trip

Fly fishing and tying - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 4:54pm
To pike fly-fishermen, I've been invited to do a "Fly-fishing Week" with Reindeer Lake Lodge on, aptly, Reindeer Lake, Saskatchewan. It's the same
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Indigenous Canadians Challenge an Exclusive American Fishing Camp

NY Times; Fishing - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 12:27pm
A First Nations band in Quebec wants to take back control of a stretch of river that has been in wealthy American hands for over a century.
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Warning for Easily Provoked Types

NY Times; Fishing - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 12:27pm
Jacob Stulberg gives us the hook.
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The One That Got Away: Theft of Fishing Guide’s Ashes Becomes a Whodunit

NY Times; Fishing - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 12:27pm
It was the last time anyone saw what’s left of Capt. Bill Curtis, who changed saltwater fly-fishing and inspired characters in books.
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Off Belize, a Hunt for Saltwater Fly-Fishing’s Top Prizes

NY Times; Fishing - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 12:27pm
An angling Grand Slam entails catching the coveted bonefish, permit and tarpon in the same fishery on the same day or trip. This is one attempt.
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How to Protect the Atlantic Fishery

NY Times; Fishing - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 5:45am
The body that manages the fishing stock should adopt a more ecologically sensitive approach to a key part of the food chain.
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The City Teenager vs. the Monstrous Snakehead

NY Times; Fishing - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 11:54am
A fishing prodigy is casting his way through New York’s ponds and streams in search of an elusive predator. Or maybe a nice brook trout.
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When Salmon Return to the Margaree, It’s All Fly Rods and Autumn Glory

NY Times; Fishing - Fri, 10/27/2017 - 6:06am
The river is public, and can get crowded, but anglers here on Cape Breton Island know it’s something special.
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The Lure of the Big City Fishing Tackle Shop

NY Times; Fishing - Wed, 09/06/2017 - 12:27pm
Capitol Fishing Tackle Company, in Manhattan’s garment district, has been selling rods and reels for 120 years.
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What to Do (and Where to Stay) in the Western Catskills

NY Times; Fishing - Wed, 08/30/2017 - 11:29am
One of New York’s last isolated frontiers, sleepy Sullivan County has finally found its place in the sun.
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Free Alaskan Salmon: Just Bring a Net and Expect a Crowd

NY Times; Fishing - Mon, 08/07/2017 - 3:34pm
Amateur anglers pack the shores of the Kenai River, perhaps the most colorful, and contentious, fishing spot in America.
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Flash Dance: Adventures in Lightning Photography

NY Times; Fishing - Thu, 08/03/2017 - 4:47pm
It was happening behind the clouds, so I didn’t see any bolts, but it lit up the sky for long enough to make a storytelling photo, and to allow me to capture its frequency.
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