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    Joining the Fly-Fishing Hall of Fame

    by  • September 25, 2012 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Saltwater pioneer Stu Apte, author Larry Solomon, writer John McGuane and Ed Shenk, tyer and instructor, will be inducted into the Fly Fishing Hall of Fame next week. The ceremony, which takes place at The Catskill Fly-Fishing Center and Museum, is on October 6. And the event will also add four who have died:...

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    Angler mauled by grizzly

    by  • September 24, 2012 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    An angler has been attacked by a grizzly bear while salmon-fishing on the Morice river in Houston. He is undergoing intensive surgery for a missing jaw and broken bones. The 65-year-old man, who has not been named, was fishing alone at dusk when he startled a sow and her cubs. Full story here. A

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    Commercial fishery fined for invasive species

    by  • September 22, 2012 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    A commercial fishery has been fined nearly £5000 and ordered to pay £30,000 costs after checks revealed the lakes contained wels catfish and topmouth gudgeon. John and Wanda Ray pleading guilty to five offences under the Import of Live Fish Act for having the  invasive species in several lakes at Clawford Fishery in north Devon. The...

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    Thelwell exhibition features fishing cartoons

    by  • September 20, 2012 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Cartoons like this one are among an exhibition of Norman Thelwell’s work that opens on September 25. It takes place at the Chris Beetles Gallery in Ryder St, in St James, London (www.chrisbeetles.com). Thelwell was best known  for his horse-related cartoons but he was a prolific illustrator who drew on all sorts of subjects....

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