Tag: Seatrout

Salmon & Sea-trout fishing at Lough Inagh, Connemara, in Ireland’s most stunning scenery

Lough Inagh Lodge Hotel offers salmon, sea-trout and brown trout fishing in some of Ireland's most stunning scenery in Connemara. Spring salmon fishing from March, grilse from July and sea trout and brown trout fishing on the lakes up to the end of September.

Lough Inagh Lodge Hotel offers salmon, sea-trout and brown trout fishing in some of Ireland’s most stunning scenery in Connemara. Spring salmon fishing from March, grilse from July and sea trout and brown trout fishing on the lakes up to the end of September. It is located against a magnificent back-drop of mountain and ancient […]

Windy conditions in Mayo

Windy conditions along the Wild Atlantic Way in Mayo, Ireland.

  With Theo van de Poll and Mario Sanz, I am staying in Mayo and Donegal (Ireland) this week to try for sea running brown trout along the coast there. We are guided by Markus Müller and Christin Breuker in the first few days, by Michael Patton in the second part of the week. Text […]

New scientific study underlines damage to wild salmon and sea trout populations from salmon farm parasites – in Scotland, Norway and Ireland

We do after all have the same sea lice, which all too often Scottish salmon farm operators are incapable of keeping under control, and the same wild fish!

Salmon & Trout Conservation is kicking off the year squashing the ‘no evidence of sea lice from salmon farming damaging wild salmon and sea trout populations’ excuse used frequently by Scottish Government. In the second week of January a report by experts in the field (Prof Eva B. Thorstad and Dr Bengt Finstad) and commissioned […]

Wild Salmon and Sea Trout Tagging Scheme (Amendment) Regulations 2017 and Conservation Measures for the 2018 Season

Sean Kyne, T.D., Minister of State at the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment, gives statutory notice of his intention to make the Wild Salmon and Sea Trout Tagging Scheme (Amendment) Regulations, 2017 to provide for the management of the wild salmon and sea trout fishery by Inland Fisheries Ireland from 1st January 2018.

Sean Kyne, T.D., Minister of State at the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment, gives statutory notice of his intention to make the Wild Salmon and Sea Trout Tagging Scheme (Amendment) Regulations, 2017 to provide for the management of the wild salmon and sea trout fishery by Inland Fisheries Ireland from 1st January 2018. […]

Salmon farming has done ‘enormous harm’ to fish and environment, warns Jeremy Paxman

There are now 250 salmon farms on the western coast of Scotland, but the surge has coincided with a collapse in the number of wild salmon in the area.

  Salmon farming has done ‘enormous harm’ to fish stocks and the environment, Jeremy Paxman has warned, as he called for an overhaul of the industry to protect wildlife. The presenter, and keen angler, said many fisheries traded on the image that salmon arrived at the table ‘fresh from the wild seas’ when, in reality […]

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