Fly-Fishing Pioneer Bill Curtis Passes

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Last week, legendary flats guide and fly fishing pioneer Captain Bill Curtis passed away. A fishing legend and founding board member of the Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, Captain Bill was a renowned flats guide who pioneered bonefish on fly in Biscayne Bay.┬áBill is also credited with inventing the poling platform. Now standard on all flats boats, Bill’s initial poling platform was often confused for a fish cleaning table.

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