Fly Fishing : Travel & Places
There is a shocking increase in carp anglers asking why their readymade baits are simply not matching up to expectations in terms of catch results promised! There are many reasons for this but you can ...
A tapered tool is a tool that has an edge that narrows down to a point. Tools that are tapered include knives and screwdrivers. Grinding tapered tools sharpens their edges, making them more effective in use. The tapered edges must be evenly ground and sharpened to avoid making the taper uneven or t
Water and depth sensors are devices that attach to your boat. Often called a depth finder or fish finder, such devices are useful for anglers. Additionally, fish finders eliminate wasted time and other resources spent searching for fish in water that is not suitable to targeted game fish. If you are
According to the Commonwealth's Division of Marine Fisheries, approximately 700,000 people engage in saltwater fishing in Massachusetts waters every year. Half of those fish from the shore. The other half use their own boats or one of the many fishing charter companies along the coast. Non-charter f
Anglers should explore the rivers of Canada.fishing image by Zbigniew Nowak from Fotolia.comCanada has a number of rivers that draw fishermen from all over the world. In different regions of Canada, different adventures are offered. Whatever the region the trip promises to be beautiful,...
Washington state is renowned for its spectacular salmon fishing. However, with so many places to go, it is often difficult to decide where to fish. Vancouver is situated in the southwestern part of the state, next to the Columbia River, which defines the boundary between Washington and Oregon. In th
Whether you enjoy fly fishing, lure, or good old live bait casting, fishing for trout in Utah offers a wonderful fishing experience. Regulations for the number of fish, the lures used and time of day fishing is allowed varies by state, and often changes from one water source to the next. As a respon
Kelp can be attractive and useful.kelp at aquarium image by Daniel Gillies from Fotolia.comBrown algae includes about 1500 species; these multicellular organisms vary in shape and size from a small collection of filaments to giant kelp, which actually include several species of seaweed....
If you think of fishing in Alaska as the ice cream sundae of activities, fishing on the Kenai Peninsula is the cherry on top. This condensed region, about 60 miles wide and 75 miles long, offers well-stocked freshwater lakes and rivers, the adrenaline rush of the summer salmon run, and excellent, a
Pennsylvania lakes and streams offer plenty of opportunities for fly fishing. Trout, brook, perch, muskellunge, pike and pickerel abound in the state's rivers, creeks, ponds and lakes. Anglers can also find salmon in western Pennsylvania. The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) requires any
You couldn't find more hot fishing spots in Fall City, Washington if you were standing in the middle of a fish hatchery. To the east there are about 50 fishing holes, streams, rivers and reservoirs, all within a 5-minute drive or less. To the west, there are probably twice that number. Located in th
Totem poles are monumental sculptures created by Native American tribes, particularly in the Pacific Northwest and Alaska. Some totem poles incorporate animals that have special meanings to the tribes; other totems tell the legends and tales of the clan that carved them. You can teach your students
The first modern fly rods were constructed from ash, hickory and other woods, but bamboo was preferred if it was available. Bamboo harbors unique performance qualities that cannot be easily replicated with synthetic materials. However, due to the weighty and fragile nature of bamboo, manufacturers b
Large Sea MammalsManatees belong to a group of sea mammals called sirenians after the centuries-old belief that the manatees were singing mermaids known as sirens. Even though they must breathe air, their immense size requires them to remain underwater their entire lives. Closely related...