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Introducing Bruce, the rock goby (Gobius paganellus)

After releasing my long-spined sea scorpion at the end of last term I decided it was about time I collected a new fish for the tank.   202 more words


Fly Fishing Gear Review: Patagonia Stormfront® Sling 20L

Fly anglers are pretty picky about their packs, and the demands anglers have when it comes to how they carry essential gear on the water might even rival the selectiveness they might have with any other piece of gear. 508 more words


Saltwater Hot Tubs: The Basics - SpaCap

Saltwater hot tubs are becoming increasingly popular. Saltwater spas are designed to regulate chlorine production without the need for chemical additives.

Why I am supporting a tournament ...

I am not big on fly fishing tournaments. As someone who wants the fly fishing world to adopt sort of a soul surfer approach to our sports, I sympathize with Ted Williams, who once stated, “I object to fishing tournaments less for what they do to fish than what they do to fishermen.” 322 more words


Dry so far...

We relaunched Thyme Hyssop & Wry last Tuesday morning. Both Ron and I were aboard as her keel was lowered into the water, Ron checking the back of the engine, I was watching our bilge: no leaks… yet. 635 more words


Another Manukau Morning

An early morning start on an ebbing tide on the Manukau Harbour … perfect weather, glassy water.
An environment that just screams “fishy”

The usual mullet were less abundant than previously. 31 more words

Fly Fishing Photo: Peter McLeod and a Big Farquhar Triggerfish

Peter McLeod landed a nice heavy, nine pound triggerfish on the fly on a recent trip to Farquhar Atoll. That’s a big triggerfish!

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