As fly fishers we are eligible to use nature, but we are not entitled to abuse. The right to use holds certain boundaries and limitations. As we enter a new year, it’s time to ask ourselves some questions about sustainability and fly fishing.
Responsible use and taxation of nature requires a strong sense of responsibility. Understanding and behaving responsible in nature is one of man’s most fundamental wisdoms. By sustainable fly fishing, we are continuing an ancient hunting culture. By acting responsible, we are cultivating knowledge and creating new ideals for the next generation of fly fishers. That’s our responsibility.
Let’s set some guidelines for sustainable fly fishing!