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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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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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help us to help the river

We need your help! We are holding a practical conservation day on Tuesday 18th October, and would really appreciate some extra hands to help out. Alongside our project partners, The National Trust, we will be repairing badly eroded parts of the riverbank at Fingle Bridge. This will protect the bank from further erosion, reduce the …

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