Citizen Science Opportunity
Invasive Signal Crayfish are present in the Suckley Brook and we want YOUR help to control them! Join us as we help collect data for a ground breaking PhD study into efficient ways of controlling this damaging invasive pest. If you are within driving distance of Suckley and feel you could give us two hours…
‘Learn to Fish’ this Spring!
Please see the poster below for information on fishing courses from Simon Mottram in May 2017. Learn to Fish!
Buying your fishing licence online? Don’t pay than you should…
Buying your fishing licence online? Don’t pay more than you should We are aware that some websites have set up offering a ‘check and send’ service to help you buy your fishing licence. Using a ‘check and send’ website is unnecessary and could mean you pay more money for your fishing licence than you should….
Common Clubtail Count 2017
The British Dragonfly Society are hosting a survey to monitor the distribution of the ‘Near Threatened’ Common Clubtail. Please see the document below for more information: Common Clubtail Hunt
Core Fish Programme Reports
Please see below for the 2016 population reports from the Environment Agency for coarse fish and/or Brown Trout in the Rivers Lugg, Severn, Teme, Wye, Avon, Clun and Rea Brook. Rea Brook coarse Fish Report_2016 River Avon coarse fish report 2016 River Lugg coarse fish report 2016 River Severn coarse fish report 2016 River Teme…
Salmon and Trout Conservation Cymru Spring Seminar
The Salmon and Trout Conservation Cymru are hosting their spring seminar discussing the Wild Fish of Wales. Please see the flyer below for more information: Flyer for STC Cymru Spring Seminar 2017 (24th Apr 17)
Help Restore Bergum Wood
Natural England are asking people to help restore Bergum Wood to oak woodland that will support our native flora and fauna and be a significant addition to the Stiperstones nature reserve. Currently planted with non-native conifers, the woodland is of little value to local wildlife so Natural England intends to purchase and restore it to…
Volunteers Needed to Monitor River Insects
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO MONITOR RIVER INSECTS A training day for anyone interested in monitoring the health of their local river is being offered by Severn Rivers Trust, in partnership with the Catchment Based Approach Partnerships. As well as giving attendees a fascinating insight into the insects in the river, it will enable people…
‘Sustainable Eel Group’ Standard Review: Your Feedback Counts!
The Sustainable Eel Group (SEG) is reviewing the SEG Standard which describes the standards to which those who trade in the European Eel must comply if they wish to claim to be doing so responsibly. The aim of the Standard is to assist the recovery of the European Eel, which is classified as Critically Endangered…
Briefing for Local Fishery Groups – NRW
Please see the link below for the National Resources Wales update on Salmon and Sea Trout Stock Status and Proposed Fishing Controls in Wales. Exploitation briefing note (7th Feb 17)