12.22 River of Grass

The Everglades once drained all of South Florida, but massive public-works projects over the past hundred years have starved the “River of Grass” of fresh water, creating damaging hypersalinity in Florida Bay. That nutrient-rich water from Lake Okeechobee that should be filtered through the Everglades is instead poisoning the coastal habitats to the east and … Continue reading “12.22 River of Grass”

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#WeLoveDogs Photo Contest Finalists

Photo by Stefan Rausch Photo by Benjamin Kraushaar Photo by Muddy Shutter Media Photo by Charli Tavera Photo by Brian Steinert Photo by Drew Ross Photo by Michael O’Brien Photo by Matt Ullrich Photo by Mark Bayless Photo by Nate Diamond

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Rosemary Turkey with a Cranberry & Pomegranate Glaze

By Eva Kosmas Flores


Photo by Eva Kosmas Flores

Turkey is definitely one of the most versatile proteins around—it tastes great with a very savory accompaniment, but also tastes just as incredible with a very sweet one, or in this case, a sweet-yet-tart one.

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Happy April Fools’ Day!

Look, if you really want to experience The Bahamas, you don’t need fancy yachts, stocked flats, and flushing swine. REAL Bahamas lodges, guides, and outfitters can provide a trip of a lifetime, and they work with local merchants, workers, and artisans to provide authentic experiences in these incredible islands.

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Orvis Helios 2 Sweepstakes Official Rules

CONTEST RULES Entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, logins or any other methods, including, but not limited to, commercial contest/sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering services, will void that entrant’s Entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Final eligibility for the award of any prize is subject to eligibility verification as set forth below. … Continue reading “Orvis Helios 2 Sweepstakes Official Rules”

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#OrvisDad Contest Rules

CONTEST RULES: How to Enter: The Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (“ET”) on 11/12/15 and ends at 11:59:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (“ET”) 1/11/16 (“Promotion Period”). To enter, during the Promotional Period, you must (i) have a\ registered account for the Instagram application(“Instagram”); and (ii) upload/post/tag at least one (1) original photo … Continue reading “#OrvisDad Contest Rules”

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Orvis Raleigh: Loose on the Neuse


Loose on the Neuse July 19th, 2015

We have all heard the expression “load the boat,” but usually we are referring to whatever fish species we are after that day. Just over a week ago, associates at Orvis Raleigh set out to. . .

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#OrvisFlyTyingContest Instagram Contest Rules

(ENTER THE CONTEST HERE) CONTEST RULES: How to Enter: The Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (“ET”) on 1/19/16 and ends at 11:59:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (“ET”) 2/8/16 (“Promotion Period”). To enter, during the Promotional Period, you must (i) have a\ registered account for the Instagram application (“Instagram”); and (ii) upload/post/tag at … Continue reading “#OrvisFlyTyingContest Instagram Contest Rules”

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Western Environmental Law Center: Protecting Wild Fish


A Beautiful School of Chinook Salmon
Photo by Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife

Orvis Guest Blog
By Pete Frost, Attorney, Western Environmental Law Center

Protecting Wild Fish in Partnership with Orvis

“Salmon ran in runs so thick you couldn’t see the bottoms of rivers, so thick people were afraid to put their boats in for fear they would capsize, so thick they would keep people awake at night with the slapping of their tails against the water, so thick you could hear the runs for miles before you could see them.”—Derrick Jensen

This scene —a West Coast stream teeming with wild salmon—was once commonplace.

But now, everything has changed….

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