Monday, August 24, 2015

Gear: Tidal Vision Salmon Leather Wallets

Tidal Vision makes use a byproduct of the salmon fishing industry to make unique sustainable  wallets.  They were pretty popular on Kickstarter:

Tidal Vision  launched their introductory line of aquatic leather products, Alaska salmon leather wallets, on Kickstarter on May 27th 2015. The successful Kickstarter campaign exceeded its goal in the first 24 hours and closed with over $55K! 

Thankfully, for those of us who fish in Grizzly country they don't smell like fish. .

Monday, August 10, 2015

Animas River Update: Not too good

The EPA has tripled their estimates of how much mine waste spilled into the Animas River.   In case you don't know what mine waste is made up of take a look at this link.  

Thursday, August 06, 2015

Animas River Tributary hit with mine waste spill

Over 1 million gallons of  waste water from the Gold King mine has spilled into a tributary of the Animas River.  The spill is reported to be the result of a "mine plug blowout" and the water laden with "metals" is flowing towards Durango.   Fox 31 News in Denver has a full report.

Saturday, August 01, 2015

Streamers Inc

Streamers Inc from scumliner media on Vimeo.
From the team at Headhunters Fly Shop for the Orvis Down The Hatch Film Festival in Missoula Montana.