Originally Posted by FrankB2
I read on forums that people get algae, soda cans, dead birds, etc sticking to the knots on a knotted leader. I can honestly say that has never been an issue for me, and I fish way too much.
I agree. It has never been an issue for me either. If there was a dead feathered floater, I would seriously hope a knot got it before my fly did. I would say that was a plus not a negative.