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Salmon fishery statistics - 2016 season

Salmon fishery statistics - 2016 season

Friday, April 21, 2017

ISBN: 9781786529138

Salmon catch statistics for the 2016 season

Executive Summary

This publication summarises the salmon fishery statistics based on returns from proprietors, occupiers or agents of fisheries throughout Scotland for the 2016 fishing season. These data are derived from 1,962 forms returned from 2,105 forms issued (93% return rate). Final published statistics for the previous 10 years have been based on return rates of between 93% and 95%.

These statistics are part of a time series which began in 1952 and are collected and collated by Marine Scotland Science.