Tag Archives: catch-and-release

Photos of the Day: Beautiful Colorado Brown is Proof that Catch-and-Release Works


Written by: Phil Monahan

This fine Colorado brown trout was caught and released about a month ago.
Photo by Jon Hill

We’ve previously posted several times about Colorado angler and blogger Jon Hill‘s forays into the Colorado mountains in search of cutthroats. (See here, herehere, and here.) Over the weekend, he sent a couple of photographs that. . .

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Video Tuesday Tip: How to Land, Revive, and Release Large Fish


Written by: Phil Monahan

Live Release – for the Wild Atlantic Salmon from Atlantic Salmon Federation on Vimeo.

Here’s a great lesson on how to land, revive, and release large fish. It was created by the Atlantic Salmon Federation and its partners in the Quebec government, so it’s focused on Salmo salar, but you can easily see how these techniques apply to steelhead, Pacific salmon, and even larger trout. Even better, the video features some. . .

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