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Tuesday
Dec162014

Walker takes ax to Alaska capital budget

On of the items stricken from Parnell’s proposal, according to OMB, is $20 million for the Susitna-Watana dam.

Boom!

LINK (via: Alaska Dispatch News)

Tuesday
Dec162014

Kayak fisherman eats his launch

(via: Grind TV)

Tuesday
Dec162014

Vermont State Fly On Display at American Museum of Fly Fishing

This just in! Vermont has an official state fly.

LINK (via: Angling Trade)

Credit for this new addition to the menagerie of state tree, fossil, reptile, fish, insect, bird and so forth, goes to Rhey Plumley, a fly tyer, trout activist and man about Vermont's streams and lakes.

(via:VPR)

Begs the question as to what the other 49 states would adopt as their state fly?

Monday
Dec152014

Institutions don’t have any room for wild men....we see that in fisheries today.

Charles Witek asks, where have all the wild men gone?

LINK

Monday
Dec152014

Not Finding Nemo

Kitted out for "low-visibility intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance missions, the Navy's latest unmanned vehicle looks and swims like a large fish.

GhostSwimmer is the latest in a series of science-fiction-turned-reality projects developed by the chief of naval operations' Rapid Innovation Cell (CRIC) project, Silent NEMO.

LINK (via: MSNBC)

Monday
Dec152014

Fish Arrow Cam

An invasive Asian carp takes a hit.

(via:Wide Open Spaces)