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- TRUTTA - English Version 29 mins
"Trutta", the search for wild brown trout in the Western Pyrenees of Spain and France. A story of fly fishing at a very special location on either side of the border.
The fly fishing tradition in southern Europe goes back centuries, a cultural legacy which has come down to the present day, with its highest point occurring in the last two decades. We have seen a marked decline in many rivers and aquatic ecosystems over about the same period and the primary victim is the brown trout. Threatened by the level and quality of the water, it also has to compete with trout introduced by the government, the rainbow trout. Nevertheless, there are still places where wild trout can be found on both sides of the Spanish-French border...