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September 2019 update – Part 3 – Working with the Forth River Trust

One of the important tasks that members of the DAA committee undertake is supporting the Forth River Trust’s biologist undertaking their routine surveys of the River Devon. This year: Bob Wright, Keith Broomfield and Alan Graham assisted with kick sampling … Continue reading

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September 2019 update – Part 2 – Work Parties

A separate post setting out some of the work done recently by our dedicated Wednesday work party team! Our small group of volunteers head out onto the river and Glenquey most Wednesday’s to undertake works to improve the fishery, improve … Continue reading

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September 2019 update

So next Saturday will bring to an end the 2019 Brown Trout season on the Devon and at Glenquey. The weather forecast suggest another damp week with the risk of heavy rain on Thursday so it looks like although the … Continue reading

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Forth Rivers Trust – Summer 2019 newsletter

Our friends and colleagues at the Forth Rivers Trust have just published their latest newsletter setting out the work they are undertaking over the whole Forth Catchment. https://mailchi.mp/704664088324/forth-rivers-trust-2018-recap-newsletter-2464169 There is some really interesting reading to be found here

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August 2019 update

After a series of minor spate events caused very heavy localised cloud bursts during last week the heavens really opened on Friday. In no time, the Devon at Castlehill reservoir had risen over a metre: As is its fashion the … Continue reading

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Glenquey – More roadworks on the A823 -Friday 9th August to Monday 12th August 2019

Clackmannanshire Council have made notification of road closure on the A823 between Yetts O’ Muckhart and Glendevon (at the county line adajcent to the access road to Glendevon Water Treatment Works) from 20.00hrs onĀ  Friday 9th August to 06.00hrs Monday … Continue reading

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UPDATE Access to Glenquey – A823 Works complete, ahead of schedule

Goood news, I am pleased to report that Perth and Kinross Council have announced this morning on Facebook that: The resurfacing work on the A823 Gleneagles to Glendevon road has been completed ahead of schedule, and the road has now … Continue reading

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