Category Archives: Conservation

Act to Save Bristol Bay Salmon

No Pebble Mine

We at Sage have always been strongly opposed to the proposed pebble mine in Bristol Bay and now the campaign to save one of our most important salmon fisheries has hit it’s most critical juncture yet. Here’s where the situation … Continue reading

The Green River Below Flaming Gorge – What We All Stand To Lose

The Green River Below Flaming Gorge - Tim Romano - Flickr

We love the opportunity to fish the Green. When we heard about what could potentially happen below the gorge, to one of our favorite places, well, we had to help get the word out. So what’s going on at the … Continue reading

The Other Side of the River

Sage Fly Fishing - Leah Ricketts - River Snorkeling

(Photo: Leah Ricketts via Outside Online) Ever have the urge to just dive into that perfect pool and see what you are missing? Ya, us too. So why not not throw on a snorkel and explore every place you wish … Continue reading

Astonishing Numbers for Bristol Bay

Sage Fly Fishing - Save Bristol Bay

The country has spoken. 200,000 people took the time to submit comments on the EPA’s Watershed Assessment on Bristol Bay, AK. More impressively, 98% of them agreed with the EPA’s findings in opposing Pebble Mine. The Assessment concludes that Bristol … Continue reading

Tune Your TV: Alaska Gold

Sage Fly Fishing - PBS/FRONTLINE - Alaska Gold

Your schedule for tomorrow night should be cleared. Across the country FRONTLINE, PBS’s acclaimed documentary series, will be airing an hour long special titled Alaska Gold. FRONTLINE which is praised for being “the last best hope for broadcast documentaries” is … Continue reading

“It Takes a Lot of Country”

Sage Fly Fishing - Mark Rutherford - Bristol Bay

Photo credit: (Mark Rutherford via Atlantic Magazine) Paul Greenberg, author of the New York Times best seller Four Fish and writer for the renowned Atlantic magazine, spent the last few weeks writing an article via satellite from Bristol Bay, Alaska. … Continue reading