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IFM Scotland Branch Conference - Scottish Successes in a Difficult Year

Day 4 of the IFM Festival of Fisheries

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5 November 2020


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Scottish Successes in a Difficult Year

An afternoon of talks highlighting the work of the Scottish River Trusts & DSFB's during 2020 

The IFM Scotland Branch and Fishery Management Scotland are delighted to invite you to an afternoon of talks to celebrate the successes of the Trusts and District Salmon Fishery Boards over the past tumultuous year.

The event will start at 13.30

The programme for the afternoon is below

13.30 Keith Williams (IFM Scotland Branch Chair) - An introduction to the session

13.40 Polly Burns (FMS)  -Response of the fisheries sector to Carradale fish farm escape

14.00 Keith Williams (Kyle Fisheries Trust) - The River Fiag - an accidental restoration

14.20 Break

14.30 Brian Davidson (FMS) - Fisheries enforcement in Scotland – priorities and challenges

14.50 Chris Daphne (Ness District Salmon Fishery Board) - Scottish Pearl mussel initiative

15.10 River Dee Trust - Riparian planting and woody material improves salmonid spawning habitat.

15.30 Q&A and open forum

15.45 Close



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