‘fishing tackle’

The trouble with trebles

Sherlock Holmes has Moriarty.  Wile E. Coyote has Roadrunner.  Superman has Batman now, apparently, with the Dawn of Justice looming.  We all have our nemeses.  Mine is the lowly treble hook.  Peace River Wildlife Center ... continue reading

Tackling that tackle problem

We get all kinds of things donated to Peace River Wildlife Center, and we are grateful for each and every item.  People bring us things from our wish list—heating pads (new or used), garbage bags ... continue reading

Where the Wild Things Are

Peace River Wildlife Center sees a number of injured pelicans every year that have (pardon the pun) tangled with fishermen and their gear.  Most of these encounters do not end well for the birds and ... continue reading