Category Archives: DAA News

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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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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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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Net – lost in action around Dollar

If anyone is fishing or wandering the banks in the vicinity of Dollar, can you keep a look out for a Greys Landing Net that George Smith lost on Wednesday night. If spotted drop us a line at thedaa@talktalk.net and … Continue reading

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UPDATE Access to Glenquey – 1st July to 23rd July 2019

I have been in touch with the Road Network Manager at Perth and Kinross Council and they have confirmed that anglers will ​be able to reach Glenquey from the south (Muckhart side). A few points to note: There will be … Continue reading

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