This year, only 200 wild steelhead are expected to return to the Thompson River. “To think that human impact might forever erase these creatures from our planet is devastating,” writes Russell Miller. “Simply put, there is no place on earth like … more ?
Last week we shared with you part one of a fascinating article courtesy of Trout Unlimited’s Wild Steelhead Initiative’s ‘Science Friday’ series of posts on the genetic differences between summer and winter steelhead. The article shed light on how some recent research just might pave the way for better protection of wild steelhead populations in […]
Musician Steve Earle is the most recent guest on the Walking the Floor podcast. He talks about politics, Johnny Cast, and fly fishing in the hour-long conversation. “I fish with a fly rod,” says Earle, “I’m mainly a trout fisherman,” … more ?
This short film features the ongoing work to establish the Frank and Jeanne Moore Wild Steelhead Sanctuary. Via Uncage the Soul Productions.
(Canadian Science Publishing) Researchers find declining survival of juvenile steelhead trout in the ocean is strongly coupled with significant declines in populations of wild and hatchery steelhead in the Pacific Northwest
In 2015, Terry Myers spent the year on a mission to catch wild steelhead on a different river each month of the year. This film explores the beauty of wild steelhead and the environmental challenges they face. Via REI.
The Dean River, home to BC West, has gained the reputation as one of the most prolific wild steelhead rivers in the world. For good reason too – Steelhead who call the Dean River home are forced to ascend a steep canyon located only a mile and a half from the mouth of the river […]
The fight to protect Bristol Bay is more important than ever, as it has been announced that the Environmental Protection Agency has settled a lawsuit with the Pebble Limited Partnership, enabling the company to move forward and apply for a … more ?
Our good friends from Wild Steelheaders United have been putting out some seriously informative content of late as part of their ‘Science Friday‘ series of posts, where each Friday they share the latest in steelhead science. As part of TU’s ‘Wild Steelhead Initiative,’ Wild Steelheaders United’s mission statement is beautifully simple – to educate steelhead anglers […]
In this article Hilary Hutcheson highlights fly fishing gear from companies that give back to worthy causes. From public land access to wild steelhead, Costa’s Kick Plastic campaign to Casting for Recovery, check out a list of gear and apparel you … more ?
The American Fly Fishing Trade Association has released a statement on the decision by Seafood Watch to list wild steelhead as a “good alternative” menu item. “We are concerned this draft is not based on the best available science,” writes … more ?
A bill to conserve 100,000 Oregon acres passed through a markup in the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. This post Oregonians Applaud as Frank and Jeanne Moore Wild Steelhead Bill Advances appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Frank and Jeanne Moore Wild Steelhead Sanctuary Act would protect approximately 100,000 acres, conserve legendary fishery and valuable riparian wildlife habitat WASHINGTON – Approximately 100,000 acres of Oregon public lands backcountry...Show More Summary
Fly Fisherman magazine has announced their Conservationist of the Year for 2017: Rich Simms, cofounder of the Wild Steelhead Coalition. “After careful review by a nine-person selection committee,” says Ross Purnell, “Rich Simms’s years of dedication and his eventual success at … more ?
In this recent article Stefan Woodruff of Ellensburg Angler highlights the often overlooked winter trout fishing of the Pacific Northwest and outlines the best flies to have in your box. The Wild Steelhead Coalition has published research on the “Catch … more ?
In a recent article Kurt Beardslee writes about the broken promise of fish hatcheries. “In a cruel irony, the government’s solution to wild fish loss has been a century-long ecological and genetic war on wild salmon and steelhead.” Via The … more ?
Opportunities in the Elliott for hunting species such as Roosevelt elk, black-tailed deer, fishing for wild salmon, steelhead and coastal cutthroat trout. This post BHA Urges Innovation to Keep Elliott State Forest Publicly Accessible appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
In honor of our 15-year anniversary, we teamed up with our good friend Shane Anderson to make a short film that pays homage to wild steelhead and the great work our members have accomplished over the last 15 years. Please take a few minutes to watch the film and donate $15 to ensure that we […]
Oregon’s North Umpqua River is one of the most important ecological areas in the Northwest, providing more than many miles of high-quality habitat for salmon, steelhead, trout and other native species. And Steamboat Creek is the most productive steelhead tributary on the North Umpqua. Show More Summary
Frank Moore has been fly fishing for more than 80 years and has dedicated his life to conserving and protecting his home waters, the North Umpqua River.