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CLUES ACROSS

6. Jeremy Wade’s TV se­ries featuring “dan­ger­ous” fishes (5, 8) 9. Not out (2) 10. This type of loop makes a good over­head fly-fish­ing cast (6) 11. Sta­bil­is­ing ap­pendage found on the un­der­side of a fish (4, 3) 12. Mov­ing from side to side in a rhyth­mic man­ner (8) 14. Sal­mon some­times take a fly when it’s “at the _ _ _ _ _ _” down­stream (6) 16. His­toric term for a sal­mon-fly hook (4) 18. Is in debt (4) 19. Lat­eral sur­faces (5) 22. Britain’s long­est river (6) 23. Gave ev­i­dence (8) 24. Type of fly line rec­om­mended for dis­tance cast­ing (8, 4) 27. Au­dio disc (2) 28. Acro­nym for when one hopes to reach one’s des­ti­na­tion [init.] (1. 1. 1.) 29. Sal­mon’s egg-lay­ing sites (5) 30. _ _ _ _ _ Moser, fa­mous Aus­trian an­gler (5) 31. Street [abbr.] (2) 32. Af­ter­thought to let­ter [abbr. init.] (1. 1.)

CLUES DOWN

1. Huge preda­tory ex­otic ma­rine fish (5, 5, 5) 2. Bowl­ing pe­riod in cricket (4) 3. Fly-fish­ers’ slang term for brown trout (7) 4. Ar­eas of land sur­rounded by wa­ter (7) 5. A ridge of coral sur­round­ing a trop­i­cal is­land (4) 7. Pop­u­lar colour for fly-ty­ing ma­te­ri­als (6) 8. An ef­fec­tive sal­mon fly-fish­ing tech­nique (6, 4, 4) 13. Hang­man’s rope loop (5) 15. Tailed am­phib­ians (5) 17. Nymph pat­terns should be fished in this way (3) 19. Aquatic species of these mol­luscs are of­ten eaten by trout (6) 20. Short stab­bing weapons (7) 21. Brooks or burns, for ex­am­ple (7) 25. Bet­ting chances (4) 26. Lairs (4)

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