Have always admired this house which sits right on the edge of the creek.
If we stayed there we'd could have caught a hundred of them...but we moved on to try to locate more interesting species.
This jack fell to a battered Clouser minnow on the fly rod.
Managed to snatch a good fishing day out of the jaws of the wind.
Meanwhile, in other news...
• “Omega 3s vs. Mercury—Is Seafood Good for You?”
|“It seems there’s a never-ending see-saw battle in scientific research about certain consumables. Red wine will decrease incidence of cardiovascular disease! No it won’t. Dark chocolate will lower your body mass index! Or not.|
”Seafood is no different. For every report that Omega 3 fatty acids are the fountain of youth, there’s another study warning seafood lovers about looming poison from excessive quantities of heavy metals, especially mercury. But are Omega 3s really that beneficial? And what to make of reports that selenium in fish can counterbalance the negative effects of mercury? And just what the hell is selenium, anyway? What’s the truth about fish?”
• “How to Set Fly Reel Drags”
|“What is the proper way to adjust the drag on a fly reel? |
”And how do you go about making sure it’s set properly before you fish?”