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Catherine Creek Restoration Project

Catherine Creek, a tributary of the Grande Ronde River, is a small stream. However it is vital to salmon/steelhead recovery in the Snake River Basin. With help from Westfly, Western Rivers Conservancy has acquired a key piece of land surrounding Catherine Creek; in this video they describe their restoration plans. by Scott Richmond.

Video Review: Smallmouth Fly Tactics

For better or worse, smallmouth bass are abundant in the Columbia River Basin. Joe Warren's high quality video shows how fly anglers can pursue them. reviewed by Scott Richmond.

Review: Trout From Small Streams by Dave Hughes

Want to take up fly fishing? Or, have you been doing it a while and are tired of crowded rivers? Discover--or rediscover--small streams. Dave Hughes latest book tells you what you need to know. by Scott Richmond.


Fly of the Week

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fishing fly of the week

Waterboatman. As the lakes turn back on in the fall, trout will start feeding eagerly on waterboatmen. Always carry a few if you're fly fishing in a lake in the fall.


Food of the Month

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Callibaetis.  Hatches of Callibaetis mayflies--the most important mayfly for stillwaters--diminish in importance in August. But in September they can come back with a vengeance. If you're fly fishing a lake in the fall, you better have imitations in your fly box.

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  1. September Fly Fishing Forecast
  2. Current Conditions
  1. September Fly Fishing Forecast
  2. Current Conditions
  1. September Fly Fishing Forecast
  2. Current Conditions
  1. September Fly Fishing Forecast
  2. Current Conditions

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  1. Coming Events

  1. "Hosmer Lake, A 50 Year Odyssey" with Michael T Williams Wednesday, September 24

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