Salmon fishing’s rich history was recently increased with the find of salmon remains in Alaska that date from the last ice age. “Before this, we really had no idea that Paleo-Indians were using salmon or fish of any kind,” said … mo...
Early human use of anadromous salmon in North America at 11,500 y agoAuthors:Halffman et alAbstract:Salmon represented a critical resource for prehistoric foragers along the North Pacific Rim, and continue to be economically and culturally important; however, the origins of salmon exploitation remain unresolved. Show More Summary
Researchers in Alaska have found the earliest known evidence that Ice Age humans in North America used salmon as a food source, according to a new paper.
The 11,500-year-old remains were found in Alaska, a study says, confirming that salmon fishing in North America dates from the end of the last ice age.
Ruohavuolle on the river Kymi offers the best salmon fishing in Southern Finland.
The silver salmon fishing is as good as ever here at Alaska West and Rapids Camp Lodge, and not only are we catching a lot of silvers this year, we’re also catching a lot of bigger fish. That has our anglers are asking, “how big is that hog?”, which has us scratching our heads.. “Yeah, exactly how […]
Photographs by Tom Fowlks Fish long enough, and in enough different places, and you’ll recognize a treble-hook truism: When the catching is good, everyone on the water is happy and hopeful and helpful. But when the bite goes away, so...Show More Summary
We’re really lucky in that most of the fish we target at our locations are not overly picky about specific fly patterns. Our lodges are located (intentionally, we might add) in areas where lots of different flies work, so long as they share a few characteristics. It’s a creative fly tyer’s dream! Here at Alaska […]
Adventures in the sixth season include king salmon fishing and rafting while on tour in Alaska and more. The post Craig Morgan’s “All Access Outdoors” Returns appeared first on RoughStock.
Fishing can be more than a hobby for many people. However it is a difficult art to master. You need to know that not all types of fish could be caught in the same way. Different types of water can also create different problems. This is why you need to know which techniques are suitable for which fish. Show More Summary
If you like luxury and remote wilderness, Sonora Resort in the Discovery Islands of British Columbia is an incredible pocket of the Pacific Northwest. Reached only via private helicopter, sea plane or water taxi, it takes some effort to get to this island of unspoiled natural beauty. Show More Summary
The first episode of April Vokey’s “Shorelines” can now be viewed freely online via The World Fishing Network. The series chronicles Vokey’s journey as she researches the evolution of steelhead and salmon fishing, “the people, the places, the stories,” in … more ?
April Vokey kicks off her lifelong dream of authoring a book on the history of steelheading and Atlantic salmon fishing in North America with a trip to the Great Lakes. LINK
In a boon to commercial fishermen, conservationists and Alaska Natives, President Obama on Tuesday withdrew the waters off Alaska’s Bristol Bay from oil and gas development, vowing to protect the world’s biggest sockeye salmon fishe...
A U.S. senator from Alaska concerned about salmon fishing and tourism urged the State Department in a letter released on Monday to help ensure that Canadian metal mines are safe after a major spill of waste into waterways near the Alaska border. Show More Summary
Celebrated director Lasse Hallström (What’s Eating Gilbert Grape, Chocolat, Salmon Fishing In The Yemen) returns with the tense and brutal crime thriller The Hypnotist, out on DVD September 15, 2014 in the UK through Studiocanal. Said to be a must-see for fans of “The Killing” and Scandinavian book-to-film adaptations by authors such as Jo Nesbø […]
If you’re looking for very fast-paced Alaska salmon fly fishing action, you can’t beat our August silver fishery at Alaska West – it’s the best silver salmon fishing in the world. The numbers are big. The fish are fresh. The topwater action is laugh-inducing, and it’s super fun for anglers for all ability levels. It […]
Whether you're going salmon fishing in Alaska or trekking through the Rockies this spring, if you're in bear country, it's best to be well prepared for the worst scenario. With imposing size, elusiveness, ferocity, sharp senses and even sharper claws,...
August: Osage County (2013) Cast includes: Meryl Streep (The Devil Wears Prada), Julia Roberts (Pretty Woman), Chris Cooper (American Beauty), Ewan McGregor (Salmon Fishing in the Yemen), Margo Martindale (Million Dollar Baby), Sam Shepard...Show More Summary
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