Professor Fly Factory: Year 2

[singlepic id=1729 w=495 h=415 float=center] I met with Winona Senior High students taking the Fish and Wildlife class on Monday, May 24th. I gave a re-vamped version of the trout presentation that I gave last year but this year I updated it and tailored it more to explain the Driftless …

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May 4th, 2010

[singlepic id=1644 w=360 h=280 float=right] Notes and Observations: On stream arrival at ~3:45pm, fished until 7:30pm Water Clarity: Stained but Very Fishable Air Temp: ~73 Degrees Streamer Fishing Produced Little, Again… Bummed to Find Fields of Garlic Mustard Trout Rising until 5:30pm, A Storm Blew In Fly Fishing a SERIOUSLY Deep …

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May 1st, 2010 CSMP Update

I’ll take any reason to be near flowing water, trout and the bugs they eat. The Citizen Stream Monitoring Program that the folks at the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency put together affords me an opportunity to be closely connected to a stream I live near. Once a week (or as often as …

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