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Old 05-06-2008, 11:29 AM
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Default Re: BWO emergers not working during the hatch

sounds like time for a dropper or a smaller or larger fly combo, maybe even a twitch. Try positioning yourself so the nymph reaches the end of it's drift & starts to swing up in the vacinity of the feeding fish. Often during a hatch just dead drifting a fly just doesn't work so change your tactics & fly size or color. A hatch doesn't start instantly. There will be a lot of nymph activity before it starts. Look for the type of bottom & river flow that insect likes & fish downstream from there judging where the bugs will be in the water collumm where the fish are feeding.
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