|Statement||edited by Eric Verspoor, Lee Stradmeyer, Jennifer Nielsen|
|Contributions||Atlantic Salmon Trust, Wiley online library|
|LC Classifications||SH346 .V47 2007eb|
|The Physical Object|
|Format||[electronic resource] :|
A very good copy of this book providing expert advice on all phases of salmon fishing - tackle, casting, presentation, fly selection, wading, how to make fish strike, etc. Illustrated throughout with b/w and full colour photographs and line drawings. Size: x Salmon Fishing, Atlantic. Seller Inventory # . The Art of the Atlantic Salmon Fly is a scholarly tracing of the origins and pathways the craft went through, but it is not academic. Bates brings in solid information from all the greats in the field. This includes Barker, Chetham, Bainbridge, Younger, Scrope, Rogan, Blacker, Fitzgibbon, Wade, Francis, Kelson, Maxwell, Hardy, Pryce-Tannatt /5(6). The Atlantic salmon. [Bianca Lavies] -- Text and photographs depict the life cycle of the Atlantic salmon, from its birth in freshwater streams through its journey to the sea to its return to spawn in its streams of origin. Atlantic salmon. New York: Dutton Children's Books, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Juvenile audience. Atlantic Salmon is a cultural icon throughout its North Atlantic range; it is the focus of probably the World’s highest profile recreational fishery and is the basis for one of the World’s largest aquaculture industries. Despite this, many wild stocks of salmon are in decline and underpinning this is a dearth of information on the nature and extent of population structuring and adaptive.
Every year, thousands of dedicated fly fishers join the salmon-fishing tradition. This book is both an introduction to and an overview of salmon fishing. All aspects of angling, from equipment to ethics, are covered in this handbook. Chapters include: the biology of the Atlantic salmon; salmon country; when to go; gearing up; the flies, including a color section of the most popular salmon. A former professional guide, Topher Browne has fished for Atlantic salmon in Canada, Iceland, Scotland, Norway and Russia. As a casting instructor, the author of Atlantic Salmon Magic co-wrote and co-produced the spey-casting DVD, Spey to Z ().Price: $ Seen from a historical point-of-view - the history of fly tying books, that is, not the history of salmon flies - this is an interesting book. The historical facts in here does make a good read, but as a tier of Atlantic salmon flies you will not find much in here, which cannot be found more and better in other works from the same era or in /5. Home Pool: Saving the Atlantic Salmon is this exciting and original series in book form, illustrated throughout in colour. In Home Pool, Lee writes about the famous salmon rivers of New Brunswick — the Restigouche, the Miramichi, and the ruined St. John. He studies the salmon rivers of Quebec and of Scotland and Iceland.5/5(3).
Art of the Atlantic Salmon Fly Hardcover – Dec 1 by Joseph D. Bates (Author) › Visit Amazon's Joseph D. Bates page. Find all the books, read about the author and more. search results for this author. Joseph D. Bates (Author) out of 5 stars 6 s: 6. He then looks at the history of Atlantic salmon, first in Britain and then on the east coast of North America, and how they Montgomery starts the book with an overview of salmon and their lifecycle, and the importance of rivers to the life of salmon and the importance of salmon 4/5(22). This book does them justice!" Bill McKibben, author Falter: Has the Human Game Begun to Play Itself Out? Review of Salmon “Mark Kurlansky’s Salmon makes the species an ecological poster child and a microcosm of the environmental challenges we face.” –Foreword Reviews Review of Salmon. As noted in the description, The Atlantic Salmon Handbook by Peter Bodo is a compact guide to all you need to know about fly fishing. If you like simple, concise, practical communication styles, then this is the book for you.