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Fly Fishing - Beyond the Sport

Talks/Lectures, Green/Environmental

Western Libraries Heritage Resources' 2019 Summer Fly Fishing Speaker Hugh Lewis will explore the fundamental connections between the natural world and the activities of fly fishing. He will discuss his personal journey into fly fishing and environmental awareness which culminated in the formation of the Wild Fish Conservancy celebrating its 30th anniversary this year. He will conclude with his vision of the future of fly fishing in the context of ethics and environmentalism. Lewis is an avid conservationist and founding member of the Wild Fish Conservancy. He currently sits on the Board of the Wild Fish Conservancy, and is a longtime member of 4th Corner Fly Fishers and a lifetime member of Trout Unlimited.

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Special Collections (Wilson Library 6th floor) - Western Libraries - Western Washington University
• Tue 7/9/19 at - 2:00 PM