Riverkeeper
 

The Cumberland Valley: One of the Birthplaces

of Fly Fishing and Streamkeeping in America

 

 

The Art of Streamkeeping or Riverkeeping on the Letort Spring Run in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. In the tradition of English Riverkeeping, Charlie Fox sets up gravel areas to increase the spawning of brown trout. Circa 1969-1970. Photo by Irv Swope.


Riverkeeper: Stream Work

  

 

                       

 

After a flyfishing trip to England Vince Marinaro brought back waters from the English Chalkstreams. In this storied act Marinaro “Marries the Waters” from the English Chalkstreams to the fabled Letort Spring Run. Photo by Irv Swope


Riverkeeper: Vince Marrying the Waters

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Riverkeeper: Ron From England

 

An English Riverkeeper was brought over to consult with Charlie Fox and other members of the local TU chapter on cress problems in the Letort. circa 1979-1980. Photo by Dave Williams III


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Riverkeeper: From Bridge

                                 

Riverkeeping in the Cumberland Valley as shown here when these fly anglers decided to discuss a little “riverkeeping” with the professionals. Photo by Left Kreh.
    

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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