Kill Licences and Carcass Tagging

On the 23rd July 2015, the Scottish Government announced its intentions to prohibit the killing of salmon out-with estuary limits and to introduce a licencing system for the killing of any wild salmon, together with an accompanying carcass tagging scheme.  The Spey Fishery Board prepared a Briefing and submitted an extensive objection to the Scottish Government, both of which can be found on the links below:

SFB Kill Licence Objection

SFB Briefing of Kill Licence Proposals