Tag Archives: Tarpon

2011 Flyfishing and Environmental posts in review

Time is but a stream I go a fishing in.   Thoreau Each year I try to get in a few “adventure” flyfishing trips to some interesting place on the globe where the country is wild and the fishing rugged. … Continue reading

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Red Tide in Belize. . .

Red Tide is one of those phrases that people talk about but don’t really understand.  Like New Labour, Quantitative Easing, plausible deniability and El Nino. We know they mean something significant but aren’t exactly certain what. Last week we were … Continue reading

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Blame it on the Barracuda

There is an elusive species of saltwater game fish much prized by fly fishers the world over, called the Permit. It’s scientific name is Trachinotus falcatus and is found around tropical and subtropical reefs where it forages in the shallow … Continue reading

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Charlie and the Fishermen . . .

Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after. –Thoreau In 2001 Hurricane Iris, a Category 4 monster, roared through the southern Yucatan Peninsula and slammed into the tiny coastal country … Continue reading

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