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December 2022 Table of Contents

General Meeting……………………
  Devin Olsen – Tactical Fly fishing
  December Raffle
President’s Line…………………….
Fly Tying……………………
  Muddler Minnow – Fly Tying Class
  Fly Tying Tips
Conservation Concerns……………
  Klamath River Dam Removal Receives Federal Approval
  Delta Smelt….Where are you?
Membership Notes…………………
  Club Activities – December
  Annual Fundraising Event is back!
  In Memorial: John Steele
  107 members have renewed dues for 2023
  Leave something at Aptos Grange?
Fishout Schedule…………………
Cartoon…………………………..…

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November 2022 Table of Contents

General Meeting……………………
  Capt. Maury Hatch – Fly Fishing Stripers in NorCal
  November Raffle
President’s Line…………………….
Fly Tying……………………
  Blow Torch – Fly Tying Class
  Chironomid in red or amber
Conservation Concerns……………
  Steelhead and Coho Found in Mill Creek
  Los Padres Dam Steelhead Migration Data Results
Membership Notes…………………
  2023 Dues Renewal reminder
  Sign up to share your fish story
  Oct and Nov Casting Classes
  Tech Tip: Managing Google Group emails
Reel News…………………
Gone Fishing…………………
Fishout Schedule…………………
Cartoon…………………………..…

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October 2022 Table of Contents

October General Meeting……………………
  Claire Buchanan ~ Bay Area Senior Project Manager for California Trout
  October Raffle
President’s Line…………………….
Fly Tying……………………
  Cicada – Fly Tying Class
  Olive, gold and white clouser
Conservation Concerns……………
  Conservation Organizations Thank Santa Cruz Fly Fishing Club
Fishout Schedule…………………
Cartoon…………………………..…

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September 2022 Table of Contents

September General Meeting……………………
  Protecting and Enhancing Wild Steelhead Populations
  Meeting Raffle
President’s Line…………………….
Fly Tying……………………
  Foam Run Caddis
  Carey Special
Conservation Concerns……………
  The Drought—Lake Shasta and Downstream
Membership Notes…………………
  Roster update
  Palm Beach Fishout
  Casting Classes for Aug 27 and Sep 24
Gone Fishing…………………
  Manresa Fishout Results – August 6th
  Quick Montana Trip
Fishout Schedule…………………
Cartoon…………………………..…

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August 2022 Table of Contents

August BBQ……………………
President’s Line…………………….
Fly Tying……………………
  Fluke Fly
  Parachute Ant
Conservation Concerns……………
  Paiute Tribe receives grant
Membership Notes…………………
  Roster update
Reel News…………………
  YubaFest 2022
Gone Fishing…………………
  Wyoming
  Rio Del Mar fishout
Fishout Schedule…………………
Cartoon…………………………..…

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July 2022 Table of Contents

No July Meeting – August BBQ……………………
President’s Line…………………….
Fly Tying……………………
  Pat’s Tungston Bead Head Rubber Legs
  Hantavirus Mouse
Conservation Concerns……………
  Stephen “Stosh” Rudzinski Remembered
Membership Notes…………………
  SCFF Scholarship Program
  New Member Spotlight – Emily Marriott
Gone Fishing…………………
Fishout Schedule…………………
Cartoon…………………………..…

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June 2022 Table of Contents

General Meeting……………………
  Striper Fishing on the Lower Sac with Hogan Brown
  June Raffle Prizes
President’s Line…………………….
Fly Tying……………………
  Dali Lama
  CDC One Feather Fly Cripple
Conservation Concerns……………
  Endangered California Salmon Returned To Safer Waters After More Than A Century 
Membership Notes…………………
  UFO Meetup – Jade Park
Fishout Schedule…………………
Cartoon…………………………..…

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May 2022 Table of Contents

General Meeting……………………
  Fly fishing for Corbina with Al Quadrattro
  May Raffle Prizes
President’s Line…………………….
Fly Tying……………………
  Cricket
  BWO Quigley Cripple
Conservation Concerns……………
  Klamath Tribes and Klamath Water Users Respond to BOR Water Allocations
Membership Notes…………………
  UFO Meetup – Jade Park
  Volunteer needed for Newsletter Editor
  Notes from Pyramid
Reel News …………………………
  NCFFI Newsletter – May 2022
Fishout Schedule…………………
Marketplace…………………
Cartoon…………………………..…

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April 2022 Table of Contents

General Meeting……………………
  Green river with Gordon Tharrett
  April in-person Raffle Prizes
  Donations from Doug Severin’s Estate
President’s Line…………………….
Fly Tying……………………
  Green Drake
  Callibaetis Dun
Conservation Concerns……………
  Plastic in Our Oceans—Revisited
Membership Notes…………………
  April Fly Casting Meetup – Jade Park
  Need Newsletter Editor and Content Publisher
Reel News …………………………
  NCFFI Newsletter – April 2022
Fishout Schedule…………………
Cartoon…………………………..…

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March 2022 Table of Contents

General Meeting……………………
  Fisheries of the Central Coast & Iceland with Dagur
  March Raffle Prizes
  Donations from Doug Severin’s Estate
President’s Line…………………….
Fly Tying……………………
  Popper Class
  Red & Black larva lace midge
Conservation Concerns……………
  Steelhead Spa-What’s That?
  Prairie Creek Restoration
Membership Notes…………………
  Remembrance: Matt Murphy
  Remembrance: Jim Black
  Remembrance: Pat Murray
Fishout Schedule…………………
Marketplace…………………
  Wanted: Pyramid Ladder
Cartoon…………………………..…

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February 2022 Table of Contents

General Meeting……………………
  Katie Kobayashi, Local Steelhead
  Great choices for the February Raffle
President’s Line…………………….
Fly Tying……………………
  Surf Percher
  Josh’s Smelt
  GLOW BUG
Conservation Concerns……………
  SCFF Club Members Volunteer Locally
Membership Notes…………………
  176 members for the 2022 Roster
  Fly Tying Donation to Club
Fishout Schedule…………………
Reel News…………………
  2021 John Steele Award winner
  Greatest Show on Earth! Feb 25, 26, 27
  National Forest Campground Reservations (simplified)
Riddle Answer…………………………..…

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January 2022 Table of Contents

General Meeting……………………
  Annual Slideshow!!! – BBQ Postponed
  Donations from the Doug Severin Estate
  WINNERS GET TO PICK, PICKERS GET TO WIN!!
President’s Line…………………….
  Happy Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanza, New Year
Fly Tying……………………
  Red bead conehead
  Peacock Conehead
Conservation Concerns……………
  Klamath River Salmon Release
Membership Notes…………………
  Updated 2022 Dues Membership
  Help Lead a Fishout in 2022
Fishout Schedule…………………
Riddle…………………………..…

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December 2021 Table of Contents

General Meeting……………………
  Gordon Tharrett – fishing the Green river in Utah
  Door Prizes in December!
President’s Line…………………….
  Wabbit Season. Duck Season. Steelhead Season! Bang!
Fly Tying……………………
  Fly tying class – X-Caddis
  Whip Finish
Conservation Concerns……………
  Zayante Creek Habitat Improvement Project
  Salinas River cleanup 2021
Membership Notes…………………
  Thank you for the 90 members who have paid dues online
  Submit your photos for the Annual Member Photo Slide Show!
  SCFF logo wear on sale for Christmas
  IN MEMORIAM: Douglas Severin
Fishout Schedule…………………
Gone Fishing……………………….…
  Notes from site 29
Cartoon…………………………..…

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November 2021 Table of Contents

General Meeting……………………
  April Vokey – Spey Casting for Steelhead
  November Door Prize
President’s Line…………………….
  Rain! Steelhead! April on November 2nd. December and January BBQ Slide Show
Fly Tying……………………
  Bug Eye Nymph – Instructor: Dan Eaton
  Kilowatt Fly
Conservation Concerns……………
  Fish Handling–Best Practices
  November River Cleanup Days
Membership Notes…………………
  2022 Membership Renewal Oct/Nov/Online
  A gift suggestion
Fishout Schedule…………………
Gone Fishing……………………….…
  ForeBay FishOut results
Reel News……………………….…
  Smith River now has a fisher Monitoring Program
Cartoon…………………………..…

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October 2021 Table of Contents

General Meeting……………………
 Michael Malekos – Float tubing
 October Door Prize
President’s Line…………………….
 Hang In There – We’re Almost There!
Fly Tying……………………
 Sierra Bright Dot
  Tips For Fly Tying
Conservation Concerns……………
  Welcome Robert ‘Bob’ Garbarino
  CalTrout News – California Budget, Water and Fish
Membership Notes…………………
  BRIAN O’KEEFE’S PRO FISHING PHOTOGRAPHY TIPS
  Reminder: Palm Beach Oct. 2- where are the Palms?
  Reminder: FishOut for striped bass Oct 7-10 O’Neill Forebay
Fishout Schedule…………………
Gone Fishing……………………….…
  Sons (and Daughters) of the beaches
Reel News……………………….…
  CSPA September 21st Report to NCCFFI
Cartoon…………………………..…

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September 2021 Table of Contents

General Meeting……………………
 Women-focused Flyfishing, Travel and Finatical Flyfishing
 September Door Prize
 Photo Raffle – drawing 9/1 at Sept SCFF Meeting
President’s Line…………………….
 Hang In There – We’re Almost There!
Fly Tying……………………
 Yellow Clouser
  Red and White Bead Chain Whistler
Conservation Concerns……………
  Klamath River story
Membership Notes…………………
  Invitation for new members to try Striper fishing
  2021 Membership Rosters available by email request
Fishout Schedule…………………
Gone Fishing……………………….…
  Fishing in Montana
  August fly fishing the surf
  Traveling the West
Reel News……………………….…
  Redding Flyshop 43 yr Labor Day luncheon Fri 10am Sept 3
  September NCCFFI update
Cartoon…………………………..…

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August 2021 Table of Contents

General Meeting……………………
 August B-B-Q / Swap Meet!
President’s Line…………………….
 Stay Fishing My Friends
Fly Tying……………………
  Balanced Leech
  Bead Chain Woolybugger
Conservation Concerns……………
  Klamath farmers grow fish to quell water war
  Gill Net Buy-Back In California
  Pebble mine update
Membership Notes…………………
  2021 Rosters are available at the August 4 BBQ
  The Annual John Steele Award
  Casting Classes
Fishout Schedule…………………
Gone Fishing……………………….…
  Surf Fishout, July 3, 2021
  Fishing the Firehole River in Yellowstone Park
  Lake Almanor for the Hex hatch
Reel News……………………….…
  August NCCFFI update
Cartoon…………………………..…

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July 2021 Table of Contents

No Club Meeting in July

General Meeting……………………
 Our first in-person meeting: August BBQ!
Monthly Raffle……………………
 Future Raffle Goodies
President’s Line…………………….
 Let’s Go Fly-Fishing!
Fly Tying……………………
  Window Tint Chironomid
  Balanced Leech – August fly tying class
  Iris Caddis
Conservation Concerns……………
  Lahontan trout stocking in Lake Tahoe
  17 Million Chinook Salmon Release In California Bays Planned
  After 10 years of Decline The Klamath River Headed for Recovery
Membership Notes…………………
  2021 Membership Rosters available
  Thank You letters from scholarship recipients
  Beginner’s Roll Cast Instruction
Fishout Schedule…………………
Gearing Up……………………….…
  Manresa State Beach Surf Fishing July 3, 2021
  Alaska Trip
  Mammoth Fishout
Gone Fishing……………………….…
  The Registers enjoying the Trinity Alps
  Wild surf and fun fishing!
Reel News……………………….…
  Northern Calif. Council, Fly Fishers International July 2021 Report
Cartoon…………………………..…

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June 2021 Table of Contents

Club Meeting: June 2nd at 6:30 pm

Zoom links are on the menu of the website. Just click on the menu item for the general meeting.

General Meeting……………………
 Fly Fishing Photography with Brian OKeefe
Monthly Raffle……………………
 Prizes to get out there and fish!!
President’s Line…………………….
 As the World Begins to Turn Again
Fly Tying……………………
 MD Hammer Dragonfly Nymph
 Adult Damsel
Conservation Concerns……………
 13 Day Fly Fishing trip through Montana
 A Dam Close to Home
 MBSTP June update
Membership Notes…………………
 Backstory on what inspired this month’s cartoon
 Reminder to submit photos
 Success at the first Surf Fishout of the year!
Fishout Schedule…………………
Gearing Up……………………….…
 Surf Fish PALM Beach! – Saturday June 5
 Loreto Fly Fishing Trip – 2021
 Alaska Trip – 2021 UPDATE
 Mammoth Fishout – 2021
Cartoon…………………………..…

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May 2021 Table of Contents

Club Meeting: May 5th at 6:30 pm

Zoom links are on the menu of the website. Just click on the menu item for the general meeting.

General Meeting……………………
 In Remembrance of Jon Baiocchi
Monthly Raffle……………………
 Make May Your Month to Win Prizes!!
President’s Line…………………….
 What’s in a Name?
 A short history of the John Steele Award
Fly Tying……………………
 Stillwater Nymph
 Quigley Cripple PMD
Conservation Concerns……………
 Artificial light and the decline of salmon smolts
 Good Bye Jon Baiocchi
Membership Notes…………………
 Casting practice at Jade Park 2 pm – May 8th
Fishout Schedule…………………
Gearing Up……………………….…
 Surf Fishing time again – Saturday May 8 – 5:50 am
 Loreto Fly Fishing Trip – 2021
 Alaska Trip – 2021 UPDATE
 Mammoth Fishout – 2021
Cartoon…………………………..…

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April 2021 Newsletter

General Meeting
 The Rogue River & the Impressions Left Behind
Monthly Raffle……………………
 Let’s put the ‘Fly’ in Fly Fishing
President’s Line…………………….
 One Year Later – Busting Out of Covid
Fly Tying……………………
 Deschutes Caddis
 Yellow Sally- Parachute Style
Conservation Concerns……………
 ‘Conservation Slim’ Report
 Klamath River Restoration
 MBS&T Project April Update
Membership Notes…………………
 Aristotle was an angler
Fishout Schedule…………………
Gearing Up……………………….…
 Surf Fishing time again – Saturday May 8 – 5:50 am
Loreto Fishout Information
 Mammoth Fishout-Sept. 18th-25th and Sept. 25th-Oct. 2nd
Alaska Fishout Information
Cartoon…………………………..…