Salmon fishing: proposed river gradings for 2023 season

Seeking your views on the proposed river gradings for the 2023 salmon fishing season.


River gradings: Sanda to Ythan

No individual river data is held in 8 Districts. These remain grade 3 for 2023.

District

River Name 

Outflow point

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

2023 - Proposed

Change

Sanda

No individual river data held

 

3

No data

No data No data No data No data

No change

Scaddle

River Scaddle

NN 0233 6853

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Shetland Islands

No individual river data held

 

3

No data

No data

No data

No data Ni data

No change

Shiel

Achateny and Fascadale - Achateny Water

NM 5185 7063

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Shiel

Achateny and Fascadale - Allt Fascadale

NM 4987 7069

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Shiel

River Shiel (Shielfoot)

NM 6596 7116

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Sligachan, Broadford  and Portree

Broadford River

NG 6413 2362

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Sligachan, Broadford  and Portree

Brogaig, Stenscholl and Kilmaluag - Kilmaluag River

NG 4387 7491

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Sligachan, Broadford  and Portree

Brogaig, Stenscholl and Kilmaluag - River Brogaig

NG 4760 6848

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Sligachan, Broadford  and Portree

Brogaig, Stenscholl and Kilmaluag - Stenscholl River

NG 4847 6829

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Sligachan, Broadford  and Portree

Lealt River

NG 5203 6046

3

3

3

2

2

3

Decrease

Sligachan, Broadford  and Portree

River Sligachan

NG 4908 3044

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Sligachan, Broadford  and Portree

Varragill River

NG 4766 4122

3

2

2

1

1

2

Decrease

Small Isles

No individual river data held

 

3

No data

No data No data No data No data

No change

Snizort

Drynoch and Eynort - Eynort River 

NG 3810 2644

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Snizort

Drynoch and Eynort - River Drynoch

NG 4062 3140

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Snizort

Fhionnairigh, Scavaig and Ant-Statha Mhoir - Abhainn Camas Fhionnairigh

NG 5096 1880

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Snizort

Fhionnairigh, Scavaig and Ant-Statha Mhoir - Scavaig River

NG 4874 1949

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Snizort

Fhionnairigh, Scavaig and Ant-Statha Mhoir - Ant-Statha Mhoir

NG 5642 2239

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Snizort

Hinnisdal to Haultin - River Haultin

NG 4168 5173

3

2

3

3

3

3

No change

Snizort

Hinnisdal to Haultin - River Hinnisdal

NG 3828 5755

3

2

3

3

3

3

No change

Snizort

Hinnisdal to Haultin - River Romesdal

NG 4079 5338

3

2

3

3

3

3

No change

Snizort

Snizort and Ose - River Ose

NG 3137 4063

3

2

2

2

2

2

No change

Snizort

Snizort and Ose - River Snizort

NG 4137 4878

3

2

2

2

2

2

No change

South Esk

River South Esk SAC

NO 6753 5771

2

1

2

2

2

2

No change

Spey

River Spey SAC

NJ 3439 6567

1

1

1

1

1

1

No change

Stinchar

River Stinchar

NX 0810 8166

1

1

2

2

2

3

Decrease

Strathy

River Strathy

NC 8346 6578

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Sunart

Carnoch River

NM 8352 6071

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Tay

River Earn

NO 1980 1865

3

2

3

3

3

3

No change

Tay

River Eden

NO 4519 1919

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Tay

River Tay SAC

NO 1970 1888

1

1

1

1

1

1

No change

Thurso

River Thurso SAC

ND 1176 6817

1

1

1

1

1

1

No change

Torridon

River Torridon

NG 8995 5510

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Tweed

River Tweed SAC

NU 0010 5228

1

1

1

1

1

1

No change

Ugie

River Ugie

NK 1217 4739

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

Ullapool

Ullapool River

NH 1233 9469

3

3

3

2

2

3

Decrease

Urr

Urr Water

NX 8362 5458

2

2

2

2

2

2

No change

Wick

Wick River

ND 3623 5089

1

1

1

1

1

1

No change

Ythan

River Ythan

NK 0063 2441

3

3

3

3

3

3

No change

 

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