Chris Daughters of Eugene is the owner of The Caddis Fly
If Bt in our water supply can affect such critters as the caddis fly
, then what does it do for humans when these products complete their full cycle through the food chain?
It took a size 10 silver head black Fritz lure fished on a fast-sink line to get it to the bottom so it could imitate a caddis fly
Before that day in June 2008, Caddis Fly
owner Chris Daughters had guided his drift boat down the McKenzi e River more than 2,000 times without seeing Bigfoot.
At every stage in its life cycle, the sedge or caddis fly
is an avidly-eaten mainstay of the trout's diet.
John Gross of Springfield's Roaring Fork Guide Service on some of the best bets for local fishing: "Upper stretches of the Middle Fork of the Willamette River are producing some good dry fly fishing action as trout are aggressively taking large orange caddis fly
This pattern which represents the caddis fly
larva in its shell of tiny grains of sand or bits of vegetation is real gourmet stuff for trout.
Chris Daughters, fishing guide and owner of the Caddis Fly
Fishing Shop, will talk about McKenzie River fly-fishing opportunities, insect hatches and fly-fishing techniques.
Dark flies, like an Ace Of Spades, good caddis fly
imitations, or weighted nymph patterns, will produce much better quality fish.
Tickets can be purchased at The Caddis Fly
in Eugene for $12.
Chris Daughters is owner of The Caddis Fly
Angling Shop and a McKenzie River fishing guide.
Call the Caddis Fly
Angling Shop, 342-7005, for details, registration.