Podcast: How Trout See, with Jason Randall

Can trout see color? Can they see UV light? How does a trout’s window on the outside world affect how they feed and how they notice predators like us? How can a trout see so well at night and also in bright light when they have no eyelids, and their . . .

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Wednesday Wake-Up Call: 01.10.24

Welcome to the latest installment of the Wednesday Wake-Up Call, a roundup of the most pressing conservation issues important to anglers. Working with our friends at Trout Unlimited, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers, the Theodore Roosevelt . . .

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Video: Everything You Need to Know About Tippet

Alvin Dedeaux of All Water Guides is back with another great tips video, and this one’s all about tippet: what it is, how to use it, which one’s best for a given circumstance, etc. Because Alvin is mostly a warmwater and saltwater guides, the info is . . .

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Video: How to Fish a Deep Pool in Colder Weather

As the water temperature drops in the fall and through the winter, trout usually concentrate into slower and deeper holding water. This is an energy-saving tactic at a time when their metabolic rate drops, and the activity of their food sources is . . .

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Videos: Two Casts to Help You Achieve a Natural Drift

IFF Casting Instructor Guy Jeans has recently posted a couple of videos that demonstrate two methods for achieving a good dead drift with a dry fly when you are casting across fast currents. We’ve posted videos about the reach cast and wiggle cast (or . . .

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Podcast: Learning from Trout DNA, with Helen Neville

Helen Neville is Trout Unlimited‘s senior scientist and also an expert in trout genetics. In this interview, we talk about what scientists have learned about trout evolution and relationships in the past decade. They now have tools at their disposal that . . .

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