June 2001

June 2001

The Gray Ghost

Topics: Tying the Gray Ghost (Martinek method) Flypattern(s): Gray Ghost

  • By: Darrel Martin

Spinner Falls

Topics: Learning to fish spinner falls

  • By: Al Caucci

Everglades Survivor

Topics: Florida Everglades guide Pete Villani and his fight against cancer Location(s): "Everglades, Florida"

Fish Whispering

Topics: Learning to handle fish properly as part of the catch-and-release ethic

  • By: Thomas J. Sholseth

Special Delivery

Topics: "Ott-Lite True Color Flexarm Plus, Wulff Bermuda Triangle Taper, Steelfin Vario 69 Fly Reel"

  • By: Buzz Bryson

The Riverkeeper

Topics: The knowledge that one keeps and is kept by the river Dealer/Manufacturer(s): "J.W. Outfitters Entomology Kick Net, MidStream Riffler, Wind River Handi-Seine&Bug Catcher's Mit&Landing Net Seine, Angling Designs Quick Seine, Fly-Tyer's Carry-All Catch-A-Hatch"

  • By: Maximilian Werner

Quebec's Late-Season Atlantics

Topics: Salmon fishing on Quebec's Gaspe Peninsula Fish: Salmon Location(s): "Gaspe Peninsula, Quebec, Canada" Water(s): Grand Cascapedia River

  • By: Paul Guernsey

Bug Stuff

Topics: "entomological knowledge and products including J.W. Outfitters Entomology Kick Net, MidStream Riffler, Wind River Handi-Seine&Bug Catcher's Mit&Landing Net Seine, Angling Designs Quick Seine, Fly-Tyer's Carry-All Catch-A-Hatch"

  • By: Ted Leeson

Loop Control--Part II

Topics: Avoiding tail loops

  • By: Joan Salvatto Wulff

"Watch Out, Watch Hill"

Topics: "a Watch Hill, Rhode Island fishing adventure with guide Johnny Glenn" Fish: "striper, bluefish, bonito, bass" Location(s): "Watch Hill, RI"

  • By: James Butler

Want Another Carp?

Topics: "why we don't need another alien fish species, Asian black carp, and Jerry Rasmussen's time as the coordinator of MICRA" Fish: Carp Location(s): Mississippi

  • By: Ted Williams

Gierach on Flies

Topics: "Good Flies: Favorite Trout patterns and How They Got That Way (John Gierach, The Lyons Press), Hooks for the Fly: The Fly Tier's Complete Illustrated Guide (William Schmidt, Stackpole Books), Antique Fly Reels: A History and Value Guide (Dan Homel, Forrest Park Publishers)"

  • By: Seth Norman

Green Drakes

Topics: The Green Drake Hatch

  • By: John Gierach