Summarising some of the work The Tweed Foundation has undertaken during the last two months………….
Management Plan: Running the Gala Water smolt trap (J Hunt, K Galt); Goosander & Cormorant count (J Hunt, K Galt); River temperature network data downloads (K Galt); Ettrick fish counter installation (J Hunt); Acoustic Tracking of Brown Trout (K Galt); Catch record analysis (R Campbell); Final drafts of latest edition of the fisheries management plan completion (R Campbell).
Education: Tweedstart days – Lauder Primary School and the Wilton Centre (K Galt); World Fish Migration Day – Monitoring the Migration of Tweed Salmon & Trout (J Hunt); Presentation on changes in salmon run timing at Chatton Village Hall (R Campbell); Presentation at the AGM of the Peeblesshire Trout Fishing Association (K Galt); Presentation to the Kelso Probus Club (K Galt).
Meetings/Seminars: Tweed Foundation board meeting and AGM (R Campbell, J Hunt); Attending the Fisheries Management Scotland annual conference (R Campbell, K Galt); Eddleston Water Science Day (J Hunt); National Electro-fishing sampling meeting (J Hunt); Marine Scotland Science visit to the Tweed Foundation (all).
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Further information on The Tweed Foundation, including detailed reports and the full Tweed Fisheries Management Plan, can be found on its dedicated website.