If you can do it, take your dad fishing, and soon.
On another note, the Bush Administration released their latest attempt to convince the world that the dams on the lower snake river are immovable, no matter the demise of the pacific northwest Salmon populations. Ted Williams wrote a scathing review of the plan for High Country News. Lets hope the Judge throws this one out as well.
If you want to get involved in this fight, check out Save Our Wild Salmon.
Finally, Midcurrent offers us a peek inside Craig Matthews' fly box (which by the way is a very cool box, even if it was empty). Matthews is one of my favorite fly tyers, and he is a heck of a guy as well. Stop by his shop in West Yellowstone and you will often find him tying flies (an education by itself) and shooting the breeze with the customers.
That's it for now. Don't drown in the high waters.