[Interview starts at 40:36]
I’ve lengthy been fascinated by the way in which geology impacts the character and richness of a trout stream, and I do know different anglers are, as properly. My interview this week is with geology professor Dr. Nelson Ham, who has been finding out the results of each geology and historic land use practices on the character of our trout rivers. The dialogue additionally goes into the worth of floor water on how productive our rivers may be. I realized lots on this interview, and I do know you’ll as properly.
Within the Fly Field, we’ve got some attention-grabbing an uncommon questions and feedback, together with:
- I’ve six Helios 3 rods and need to promote one. Which one ought to I promote?
- Do you assume the impact of COVID on swelling the ranks of fly fishers will go down?
- I discovered an Orvis 1856 bamboo fly rod within the attic of my new home. Was it actually inbuilt 1856?
- A listener encourages me to maintain making enjoyable of assorted sorts of fly fishing strategies.
- In locations I used to catch brook trout, I’m now solely catching chubs. Do you assume trout will re-inhabit these streams?
- A listener jogs my memory that organizations like Challenge Therapeutic Waters promote the therapeutic worth of fly fishing in younger veterans.
- Do you assume tube flies could be efficient for golden dorado?
- If it’s authorized, what number of flies do you assume are too many on a single chief?
- Once I fish a dry-dropper setup, why do the smaller fish take my small Zebra Midge and the bigger trout take a poke at my dry fly?
- What flies and kit are beneficial for catching Atlantic mackerel on a fly?
- If I don’t need to use head cement, is a double whip end a great way to extend the sturdiness of my flies?
- Once I use a throat pump on trout, why do my samples generally come up empty?