The Cleanest Line
Ross Purnell

Ross Purnell

Ross Purnell is a climber, traveler and the editor of Fly Fisherman magazine.

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Photo: Earl Harper

The Mongolian Pathway to Healthy Rivers

Jan 3, 2017 January 3, 2017

There is an old Mongolian legend about a hard, long winter that trapped a massive, living taimen in the ice. Starving villagers survived the winter only by eating chunks of flesh hacked from the taimen’s back. In the spring, the ice melted, and the great taimen climbed up out of… Read More