Salmon and recreational fisheries

  1. Delivering Scotland's Blue Economy approach

    Sets out the first phase of delivery towards our Blue Economy Vision (published March 2022). It provides a clear picture of where we are now in relation to the six Blue Economy outcomes and sets out our next steps in delivering a collaborative approach in Scotland.

  2. National marine plan 2: engagement strategy

    Stakeholder engagement strategy and statement of public participation for Scotland's national marine plan 2.

  3. Seafood strategy: equality impact assessment

    Equalities impact assessment (EQIA) for the strategy for seafood.

  4. Seafood strategy annex: rationale and impact

    The rationale underlying the strategy for seafood and the potential impact it could have on parts of Scotland’s marine economy.

  5. Seafood strategy

    Affirms the importance of the seafood sector and sets out how we are supporting industry to contribute to achieving our blue economy aspirations.

  6. Bird stomach contents analysis - final report: Goosander and Cormorant diet on four Scottish rivers 2019 to 2020

    This study analysed the stomach contents of goosanders and cormorants collected from the Rivers Tweed, Dee, Nith and Spey during 2019 and 2020 in order to to assess whether there was evidence of substantial changes in the diets of these species of fish-eating birds since the 1990s.

  7. Publication of Salmon fishing: Proposed river gradings 2023 Consultation

    We are seeking views on the proposed river gradings for the 2023 wild Atlantic salmon fishing season.

  8. Sea trout fishery statistics: 2021

    Summary of the sea trout fishery statistics for the 2021 season.

  9. Salmon fishery statistics: 2021

    Summary of the salmon fishery catch statistics for the 2021 season.

  10. A Blue Economy Vision for Scotland

    Sets out our long-term ambition for Scotland’s blue economy to 2045. It demonstrates how much we value our marine environment and its significance. This is captured in six outcomes sitting across a range of environmental, social and economic ambitions.

  11. Good Food Nation - programme of measures: interim update 2022

    A report on the progress made on Scotland's Good Food Nation ambitions.

  12. Scottish Wild Salmon Strategy

    The Scottish Wild Salmon Strategy sets out the vision, objectives and priority themes to ensure the protection and recovery of Scottish Atlantic wild salmon populations.

  13. Salmon exports to Japan

    Demand increasing in deal with sushi chain.

  14. Scottish fish farm production survey 2018

    Statistical news release.

  15. Salmon fishery statistics: 2018

    This publication summarises the salmon fishery catch statistics for the 2018 season.

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