While the brook trout was designated as the WV state fish in 1973, we think it was our "state fish" long before then. Let's round off to a nice number like 10,000 BC even though glacial presence had pushed brook trout into the south long before then. The Sal font Chapter, newly created in 2014, was... [ READ MORE... ]
The article in the latest issue of This Is Fly by Steven Brutger is fantastic. Great work Steven. We face similar struggles in other states and this is great awareness piece.
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Like many anglers, there is a certain thrill to catching trout or salmon in its native environment. Where no artificial influence of introduction has been made by man. Where you escape the crowds to witness the headwaters just the way God made it...giving the feeling as if you are seeing the world... [ READ MORE... ]