This issue contains an update on how water levels and temperatures have impacted on fish migration. Also, the tagging and tracking project of Brown Trout in the Lower Tweed. With good news about 40 fish previously tagged with PIT tags in both 2020 and 2021 returning to the Gala Water in 2022 - read more.
The Tweed Forum River Champion is awarded to an individual with an outstanding commitment to the protection and enhancement of the River Tweed and the built, cultural and natural heritage of its surroundings. The public are encouraged to submit nominations, with the winner chosen by a panel of judges.
River Tweed Commission Response to the publication of the Scottish Government’s Programme for Government 2022 to 2023
A lack of rainfall in recent months has meant that parts of the River Tweed catchment reached Significant Scarcity last week – the highest category for water scarcity defined by SEPA.
The River Tweed Commission (RTC) has warned current water scarcity plans are inadequate to protect its fish stocks.