1 Hereinafter salmon refers to wild Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) unless otherwise stated.
7 Annex II of the Habitats Directive identifies animal and plant species of community interest whose conservation requires the designation of Special Areas of Conservation.
8 Annex V of the Habitats Directive identifies animal and plant species of community interest whose taking in the wild and exploitation may be subject to management measures.
11 PACEC. 2017. An Analysis of the Value of Wild Fisheries in Scotland. Available at: http://www.gov.scot/Topics/marine/Salmon-Trout-Coarse/fishreform/sectorvalue
12 A smolt is a young salmon at the stage when it migrates from freshwater to the sea.
14 The draft Fourth National Planning Framework (NPF4) is under consultation at time of writing National Planning Framework | Transforming Planning
21 A few areas including for example Clyde, Irvine and Garnock, and Mull do not have DSFBs but manage their fisheries through other means, with water bailiffs appointed by Scottish Ministers.
There is a problem
Thanks for your feedback