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Wednesday Wake-Up Call 07.18.18


Written by: Phil Monahan

Toxic cyanobacteria is being discharged from Lake Okeechobee into the Caloosahatchee and St. Lucie Rivers.
Photo via captainsforcleanwater.org

The rolling disaster that we’ve been chronicling in South Florida continues unabated, as huge and disgusting algae blooms continue to choke inland waterways and red tides and fish kills plague . . .

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Wednesday Wake-Up Call 06.20.18


Written by: Phil Monahan

Bristol Bay is home to the world’s last great wild salmon run–too important to fast-track Pebble’s permitting process.
Photo by Pat Clayton, Fish Eye Guy Photography

On April 1, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers opened a 90-day public-comment period to collect opinions and information about the proposed Pebble Mine. That comment period ends on . . .

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Wednesday Wake-Up Call 02.07.18


Written by: Phil Monahan

Wild trout depend on clean water to survive.
Photo by Tom Rosenbauer

Welcome to the latest installment of a new feature on the Orvis Fly Fishing blog, the Wednesday Wake-Up Call, a weekly roundup of the most pressing conservation issues important to anglers. Working with our friends at Trout Unlimited, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers, the Theodore . . .

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Wednesday Wake-Up Call 01.24.18


Written by: Phil Monahan

In recent years, Florida’s fragile estuaries and coastal environments have been awash in disgusting, damaging algae.
Photo via bullsugar.org

Welcome to the latest installment of a new feature on the Orvis Fly Fishing blog, the Wednesday Wake-Up Call, a weekly roundup of the most pressing conservation issues important to . . .

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