Daily Archives: September 21, 2022

Wednesday Wake-Up Call 09.21.22 – Orvis News

Wednesday Wake-Up Call 09.21.22 – Orvis News

Welcome to the latest installment of the Wednesday Wake-Up Call, a roundup of the most pressing conservation issues important to anglers. Working with our friends at Trout Unlimited, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers, the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership, The Everglades Foundation, Captains for Clean Water, VoteWater.org, and Conservation Hawks (among others), we’ll make sure you’ve got the information you need to understand the issues and form solid opinions. 1.…

Video: How to Tie the CBC Green Machine

Video: How to Tie the CBC Green Machine

Depending on whom you talk to, the original Green Machine was created by one of two legendary New Brunswick fly tiers, Warren Duncan or John Lyons. (Perhaps someone out there has definitive answer for us?) Either way, it featured a spun deer-hair body and was designed to be fished wet, unlike a Bomber. While fishing in Newfoundland, Tim Flagler of Tightline…

Underlining and Overlining Rods | MidCurrent

Underlining and Overlining Rods | MidCurrent

In the most recent video in the Basic Fly Fishing Tips series from Orvis, Tom Rosenbauer talks about over or underlining fly rods. It’s a great video for folks just getting used to the somewhat arcane line weight system we use in fly fishing, and what exactly those line weights represent.See All Orvis Learning Center Fly Fishing Video Lessons Source…

Mayflies Are in Trouble | MidCurrent

Mayflies Are in Trouble | MidCurrent

Mayflies are the oldest winged insect in the world, and they’re currently in decline all across the globe. According to this recent story by Robert O’Harrow Jr. in The Washington Post, their decline is yet another indicator of climate problems that we need to address quickly. You can read the full story here. Source link