Tuesday, September 19, 2006
Poo-Fly Don't Bother Me
Do your flies have a unique scent? Bob Becker's might.
"The city is offering up to $1,500 to West College Hill residents who suffered property damage after a water main broke last week, causing sewer lines to back up into some people’s basements. "
“It was pretty dirty,” said Bob Becker, a professor emeritus of biochemistry at Oregon State University. “It left a layer of mud and goo."
Becker thinks his fly-tying materials will be all right, and he thinks he can salvage his fishing rods and reels.