The New Fly Fisher on WXXI-TV

The New Fly Fisher on WXXI-TV

Sun, 04/17/2011 - 3:00pm

Credit: Dec Hogan

Join the hosts as they travel the country visiting the best fly-fishing spots with regional experts.

The New Fly Fisher, airing Sundays at 3 p.m. on WXXI-TV  (DT21.1/cable 11/cable 1011), teaches viewers everything they need to know about this popular pastime.The series' five expert fly-fishers and occasional guests provide fly-fishing techniques for all species of fish in North America — from warm water and cold water fish to salt and fresh water fish. These hosts offer clear and concise explanations of important nuances in fly-fishing while underwater footage and animated sequences elucidate a specific point or tactic. This season also emphasizes entomology and ecology as aquatic biologists explain the life cycles of specific insects, crustaceans and fish. Captivating high-definition images, including aerial shots of rivers, mountains and lakes, reveal the majestic beauty of landscapes and wildlife throughout North America's wilderness. This season, episode locations include: Cape Cod, Mass.; Red Deer, Alberta; McKenzie River, Labrador; West Yellowstone, Mont. and Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland.