Free fly-fishing class scheduled for Oct. 22 at Floyd Lamb Park
The Nevada Department of Wildlife is partnering with the Las Vegas Fly Fishing Club and the Southern Nevada Chapter of Trout Unlimited to conduct an introductory fly-fishing class Oct. 22 at Floyd Lamb Park, 9200 Tule Springs Road. The class is free, and all equipment will be provided.
Participants will learn how to select fly-fishing equipment, casting techniques and terminology. Instruction will begin at 9 a.m. in the old ranch house and then move outside for practical fly-casting instruction. The class will end at 1 p.m.
For more information or to register, call Ivy Santee at (702) 486-5127, extension 3503.
Chukar hunters urged to avoid popular areas affected by fires
The Nevada Department of Wildlife urges hunters to avoid popular chukar hunting areas recently damaged by wildfires in northeastern Nevada.
The areas to avoid are China Garden in the Bloody Run Mountains, Tom Basin in the Santa Rosa Range, the northern portion of the Izzenhood Range south of Midas, the Hot Springs Range and the south Tuscarora Range.