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Salmon fishery statistics - 2017 season

Salmon fishery statistics - 2017 season

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

ISBN: 9781788518208

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 2017 fishing season. These data are derived from 1,963 forms returned from 2,116 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.