The usual sort of Tweed Spring Salmon ranges from 6 to 12lbs, small compared to those in some other rivers. However, this year there have been a number of larger fish caught, some even over 20lbs. This is of great […]
Tweed's 'excessively lazy Grayling' theory continues
As can be seen from this chart, when numbers caught in the second half of the season started to increase in the late 1940’s (black line), average size (white columns) began to decline slowly (solid blue arrow). The late 1950’s […]
The Scottish Parliament has unanimously agreed the principles of the Aquaculture and Fisheries Bill.
A contingency plan to tackle a disease which could wipe out 2,000 jobs if it contaminated Scottish salmon stocks was published on Monday. Gyrodactylus salaris (Gs), a deadly parasite of Atlantic salmon, is not present in Scotland but is found […]