Monthly Archives: July 2015

Glenquey May – June 2015 report

In early June the DAA completed it’s final stocking of the season at Glenquey putting 150 Howietoun trout in the reservoir. Throughout May and June water levels have remained quite high. It is fair to say that the cold and … Continue reading

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River Devon June update (or an early July update!)

The recent rain has freshened the river throughout the DAA waters, and there have been unconfirmed sightings (but not catches) of Sea Trout and/or Grilse in the river. Amongst the better fish caught in recent weeks was a fish of … Continue reading

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River Devon June 2015 update

The hard start to the season continued well into May , even seeing the Ochils plastered in fresh snow at the start of the month. Thankfully June has brought warmer and more settled weather, but very little in the way of … Continue reading

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Coal and the River Devon 1792-2014

The Ochils Landscape Partnership provided a bursary to Jennifer L. Geller of the University of Stirling for a dissertation toward the degree of Master of Historical Research (Environmental). The resulting dissertation was entitled “The Evolution of a ―Peculiar Landscape‖. Coal Mining, Management and … Continue reading

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Wild Fisheries Review

The Forth District Salmon Fishery Board are seeking advise from anglers in the Forth Catchment on the issues relating to the Wild Fisheries Review to inform their own response on our behalf It is important to be aware this review … Continue reading

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River Forth Fishery Trust summer newsletter

There is plenty of interesting reading in the RFFT’s summer newsletter which can be found here: http://us7.campaign-archive1.com/?u=d609b5fce77f392cee5505b8e&id=b720dd27ce    

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