Spring salmon on the River South Esk, Scotland: Scottish Marine and Freshwater Science Vol 7 No 10

Report of a three year project carried out by Marine Scotland to investigate the spring component of the River South Esk salmon stock.


We are grateful to colleagues from Marine Scotland involved in the project, anglers (for donating fish for tagging), an anonymous fishery proprietor (for supplying rod effort data), Charlie Gow (for permitting the in-river net), HJS Helicopters Ltd. and PDG Helicopters (for aerial surveying), riparian landowners and fishery proprietors (for permitting access to their land), the River Dee Trust, the Spey Foundation and the Tweed Foundation (for deploying receiver stations), and Usan Salmon Fisheries Ltd. (for supplying fish for tagging).


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