Foreword Preface Acknowledgements PART 1: THE BONEFISH'S WORLD 1. The Bonefish and its World 2. The Bonefish's Life 3. Tides 4. Bonefish Foods PART 2: TACKLE AND EQUIPMENT 5. Bonefish Flies 6. Fly Lines for Bonefish 7. Fly Rods for Bonefish 8. Fly Reels for Bonefish 9. Miscellaneous Gear 10. Rigging your Tackle 11. Leader Logic for Bonefish PART 3: CATCHING BONEFISH ON A FLY ROD 12. Casting for Bonefish 13. Preparing to Fish 14. The Hunt 15. The Approach and Cast 16. The Retrieve, Hookup, and Fight 17. Landing and Releasing Bonefish 18. The Other Gamefish on the Flats 19. Traveling for Bonefish 20. Giving Back Bibliography Index
Chico Fernandez is the author of Fly-Fishing for Bonefish and a regular contributor to the saltwater magazines, including Saltwater Fly Fishing and Florida Sportsman. He has been fishing for redfish since 1952. He lives in Miami. Dr. Aaron J. Adams is manager of the Habitat Ecology Program in the Center for Fisheries Enhancement at Mote Marine Laboratory, and is director of operations and research for Bonefish & Tarpon Unlimited.
Fly-Fishing for Bonefish isn't just the best bonefish book around; it's also the best flats-fishing guide ever written. -- Art Scheck The most complete work on bonefishing I have ever seen. Information on tackle, destinations, presentation skills, biology, ecology, fly selections, fish-fighting techniques, guides, and on and on... -- Sandy Moret