Fly-Fishing in Northern New Mexico by Craig Martin, Ron Lujan

By Craig Martin, Ron Lujan

From the trophy waters of the San Juan and the Rio Grande to the Chama and the Brazos, New Mexico hosts an ample array of cutthroat, brown, rainbow, and brook trout. With the state's year-round fishing season and over 4 thousand miles of cold-water streams, anglers can locate water matched to any sort of fly-fishing. Fly-Fishing in Northern New Mexico is a finished consultant to thirty-one streams and twelve lakes. No different resource furnishes such really good details on entry, apparatus, movement features, trout species and measurement, timing of insect hatches, in addition to man made fly styles probably to bring about luck. neighborhood anglers will locate new fishing parts to discover and assorted hatches to fish. viewers might be capable of plan extra effective journeys to the quarter. as well as chapters dedicated to particular streams and lakes, the e-book comprises maps, details on rules, the fishing yr, and environmental issues.

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Catch-and-release fishing is not for everyone, and many anglers see killing the fish as the ultimate tribute to a trout. Some may still find a creel filled with dead trout to be the measure of a man's fishing ability. Most trout fishermen would not deny the satisfaction gained from eating the catch, especially fresh trout grilled over a campfire. Yet, living in a modern world has forced us to learn to deny at least some of those pleasures. As more people take to the water each year, the shrinking number of trout streams face ever-increasing pressures.

Answers to that question are as numerous as hackles on a grizzly cape. The reasons for fly-fishing are as individual as an angler's casting style or selection of favorite flies. Ours is a unique sport, steeped in a long history and a rich tradition. It is one of the few recreations that dares to even ask questions that require thoughtful answers of a philosophical nature. Answers to the question have certainly changed over the last century. In the not-so-distant past, fly-fishing was an effective method of taking fish for food.

The presence of Lyme disease has not yet been confirmed in New Mexico or southern Colorado, but it may appear soon. Check for ticks after each trip, and be on the watch for the symptoms of serious illness. Each year several cases of plague are reported from New Mexico. Plague is transmitted by fleas living on host animals. Avoid handling any wild animals, particularly squirrels, gophers, and other rodents. Try to keep pets away from wildlife, too, and be sure they wear a flea collar or powder. Page 23 Chapter Five Regulations and Conservation New Mexico Fishing Regulations All Anglers In New Mexico Over The Age Of 12 must have a license in order to fish.

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