Migration

PIT Tagging update

We are really pleased that the PIT tagging project for migration & habitat study is now fully underway, with antennae installations completed in the Teign (PIT = passive intermittent transponders, tiny tags similar to those used to identify cats & dogs). During June and July the last of the project migration study battery powered antennae …

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Angling help needed!

Volunteer opportunity for 2 fly fishers on Saturday 5th August from 9.30am to approx 2.30pm The Newton Abbot Fishing Association (NAFA) is holding an Angling Participation Day on 5th August atits lakes complex in Newton Abbot. NAFA have kindly offered us a location at the lakes where wecan introduce visitors to some of the techniques …

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January 2023 Newsletter

We’ve just published our latest newsletter which is packed full of information on what we have been doing for the past year, and what we are looking ahead to in 2023. We couldn’t achieve what we do without the support of all the project partners and the hours and enthusiasm given by so many volunteers …

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Spawning season update

Redd surveys and spawning observations 2022/23 The spawning season is now over, although salmon have been known to spawn into March. Sadly it appears to have been a very poor spawning season with only 3 redds confirmed in the catchment. Only one living salmon was seen at a redd near Chagford. There was one report …

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leaping to success!

This summer has been a resounding success for Med Theatre, who have produced a new short storytelling performance inspired by their 2021 sell-out performances of ‘Salmon’. Called ‘LEAP’, this performance tells the abridged version of Salmon, a story about people, our rivers, and the story of human kindness. A number of performances of LEAP took …

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