New Skeena Steelhead Regulations April 1, 2012

Hello Everyone, As individuals who participated in the Skeena Quality Waters Strategy process, I would like to inform you that on October 12, 2011 Government approved the endorsed recommendations for Angling Management Plans.  These regulation changes will be effective on April 1, 2012.  To learn more, please visit At this site, you will find … Read more

SSBC Fundraiser

May 28th 2012 THE LOONS ARE COMMITTED TO SUPPORTING OTHER ORGANIZATIONS who share common vision, goals and purpose. This post now forms part of our archives and will serve as notice that we support The Steelhead Society of British Columbia in their efforts to ensure there are WILD steelhead in BC waters for generations to … Read more

Rebirth of the LOONS Web Site

Roche Lake Rainbow Trout :: photo by Richard Mayer

Welcome to our NEW web site THE LONG-AWAITED RENAISSANCE of our club’s web site is underway and, as promised, it will be awesome… loaded with plenty of features that will engage and serve our members, plus others in BC’s fly fishing community and the public domain! As progress is made and the site is ready … Read more

BC Endangered Rivers List 2018

Dear River Advocates; The 2018 BC Endangered Rivers List by the Outdoor Recreation Council of BC (ORC). Attached is today’s press release… Endangered River Release 2018 For more background detail on each river, visit the ORC web site at…

Lingren Receives Jean-Guy Côté Award

Arthur James Lingren

People, I thought you might be interested. It was a big surprise to me when Brian Chan called me to say the Canada-wide selection committee had chosen me for this recognition. The award is the Canadian Museum of Fly Fishing’s Jean-Guy Côté Award given to fly fishers who have contributed extensively to Canadian fly tying. … Read more