Over 300 members of the sedge family present the flyfisher with quite a problem in matching the hatch.
Fisherman's Curse, one of the most difficult flies to successfully imitate when fish are goiung crazy at the surface at the end of a hot day.
A great number of olives are hatching throughout July, best imitated by the following patterns:
Hatching out of leatherjacket grubs during July, these large terrestrials hatch out of grassland and provide trout with some of their favourite snacks of the year.
An abundance of damselflies are laying eggs on and around weedbeds during the month. There are times when a dry fly will bring success, but stick to fishing the nymph for best results.
BlueFlashDamsels in all their many guises
Buzzers hatch all year round, and are most prolific through the summer months.
On hot brightdays, fish really deep with a bloodworm or quick sinking buzzer. FGish at the surface on cloudier days.
Selection of Buzzers
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