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Tweed Fish Counter results to September 2012

Tweed Fish Counter Results to the end of September 2012 – see Attachment Fish counter totals to end September 2012 Ettrick: Not installed this year due to reconstruction works at the cauld and fish pass Gala:  High water levels have […]

Tweed BioBlog – Wednesday 17th October: The College Burn and the other Eden

Wednesday 17th October: Started the day with some scale reading of College Burn Whitling, then a group arrived from the Eden Rivers Trust in Cumbria for a meeting to talk about their draft management plan with us (myself and Kenny). Always […]

Tweed BioBlog- Tuesday 16th October:

Tuesday 16th October: Got the LNS report for Europe completed in draft in the morning, with the psychological help of a packet of chocolate biscuits. Back to reading College Burn Whitling scales in the afternoon – I’ve read 60 or […]

Tweed BioBlog – Monday 15th October: Reporting to Europe

Monday 15th October: Kenny out helping to clear traps and fish passes after the latest floods and then off on a fishing invitation; James on leave, Nick the Director off at meetings most of the week & Fay the Administrator […]

Tweed BioBlog – Thursday 11th October: Traps and ponds

Thursday 11th October: Out with Kenny to clean up the Tweedsmuir trap before the rain forecast for the afternoon. We’re not running the trap this year and are instead leaving it open to try and flush out the gravel that […]

Tweed BioBlog – Wednesday 10th October: Catch stats

Wednesday 10th October: In the morning, finished working out what format to use to record data from the Upper Tweed salmon angling diary we’ve lent – this diary is so detailed, not only is the exact time of day at […]

Tweed BioBlog – Tuesday 9th October: Technical Review and a Salmon fishing diary

Tuesday 9th October:  The morning taken up with the annual Technical Review meeting, when the RTC committee & the Foundation’s Trustees meet together to discuss a review of the past year’s work and plans for the following year that I present to […]

Tweed BioBlog – Monday 8th October: College Burn scales

Monday 8th October: In the morning catching up with various bits of admin & emails after last week’s meetings: it’s that time of the month when we have to do our Living North Seas time and mileage sheets, so the […]

Tweed BioBlog – Friday 5th October: Visitors

Friday 5th October:  Back in the office after three days of meetings, with the joint-staff monthly meeting in the morning then preparations for the visit of a field trip from the Institute of Fisheries Management conference in the afternoon. There […]