That's the money quote from Monday's Phil Monahan's Fine Lines column on MidCurrent. We would add that just because your company made the choice to only offer sticky rubber does not make you some sort of enviro friendly brand.
The issue of invasive species transport is much more complex than one's sole choice. As Phil points out, clean dry and inspect is the critical step that anglers can take to help prevent the spread of invasive species........and don't forget to clean dry and inspect the dog, the drift boat, the trailer, the anchor line or anything else that was in the water.
Tucker Carslson sent us this pic of the former Vice President backstage prior to him taking the podium at the AMFF Anglers All Presentation.
Kristopher Shea wrote to us (and included this pic) wondering "I'm not sure what to enter into the Nov. SOTM contest - my 'stach or this brown". As far as we're concerned, both are trophies.
Judy Haas has become internationally recognized for her paintings of trout and game fish. Her original paintings are done with handmade pastels that she makes herself. Because of the unique handmade quality of the pastels, brilliant and saturated colors can be created.
All her originals are sold and she works on commissions only but limited edition prints are available.
I just got an e-mail alert from S.A. about their new website launch. In addition to their boiler plate product beta, the site offers some useful resources and a community page. If you register at the new site they are also promising future exclusive offers. My e-mail alert included a deal for $15 off any purchase of $75 dollars or more at participating on-line retailers.