Hello everyone, and welcome back for another episode of the Outdoor Adventure Series on the Success InSight Podcast. The Outdoor Adventure Series celebrates individuals & families, businesses, and organizations that seek out and promote the exploration of the great outdoors.
Our guest today is Matthew Dickerson
Matthew began writing about fishing and environmental issues in 1997 with an award-winning newspaper column in Middlebury, VT. He is the author of numerous books on fly fishing and river health throughout the US.
He is a professor at Middlebury College in Vermont, a scholar of the writings of J. R. R. Tolkien and C. S. Lewis, and an environmental journalist and outdoor writer. He is also the author of three novels of historical fiction, three fantasy novels, and several books on the theological and moral aspects of the work of J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis.
Matthew is also the Manager, Editor, and Feature Writer, for Trout Downstream, an online magazine.
His most recent book is, A Fine-Spotted Trout on Corral Creek: On the Cutthroat Competition of Native Trout in the Northern Rockies. (Heartstreams)| Sep 1, 2021
Other books by Matthew include:
Downstream: Reflections on Brook Trout, Fly Fishing, and the Waters of Appalachia. (with David O’Hara, 2014)
Trout in the Desert: on Fly Fishing, Human Habits, and the Cold Waters of the Arid Southwest. (2015)
A Tale of Three Rivers: of Wooly Buggers, Bowling Balls, Cigarette Butts, and the Future of Appalachian Brook Trout. (2018)
The Voices of Rivers: Reflections on Places Wild and Almost Wild. (2019)
Matthew is a member of the Outdoor Writers Association of America (OWAA), and a Professor at Middlebury College
To learn more about Matthew and his work, you can visit the Trout Downstream website at troutdownstream.net/
You can also find Matthew on the following Social Sites
Just a reminder that all of the proceeds from Matthew’s new book, A Fine-Spotted Trout on Corral Creek: On the Cutthroat Competition of Native Trout in the Northern Rockies, will go to support the Glacier National Park Conservancy.
If you’re interested in conservation and would like to get involved in local and regional conservancy initiatives, the following organization will be of interest:
The Nature Conservancy
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers
National Wildlife Federation
To learn about the mission of the Outdoor Writers Association of America (OWAA), visit their website at https://owaa.org/ #OWAA2021
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