Articles Written By: Brian Shaw

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Times up!

It was like christmas had come early today when the new electrofishing set arrived. It wasn't the first time we had seen the equipment, the manufacturer brought up a demo set two weeks ago, but it…

Head lesions update

The results from the head lesions weekly monitoring are encouraging with a continued improvement evident. Almost 200 salmon were included (not all beats reported) and only 2 were classified as having head ulcers. Both of these fish were…

Smolt traps 2012

For the last few years the Spey foundation has operated smolt traps in the Tromie and Truim, two important salmon spawning and nursery tributaries in the upper Spey catchment. The Tromie trap has been operated…

Head lesions update

13th June 2012 Thanks to the excellent information supplied by the ghillies we have been able to establish that the number of salmon and sea trout caught with head lesions or ulcers dropped by 65% over…

Blog alive at last!

7th June 2012 It has taken a little longer than hoped but the revised website has now been activated. There is still some tidying up to do, some of the pages have generic text but loose ends will…
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