Useful Linkswww.fishtweed.co.uk FishTweed run by the TRFA - Most of Tweed's salmon beats are here, together with many trout clubs. You can read about each one, see its current fishing availability, and book fishing permits online or by telephone. In particular you have free, unlimited access to:
Provides a wide range of information on angling related matters, including river reports. It provides a news service, and its links include a number of conservation and fishery management addresses.
Association of Rivers Trusts (ART) (England & Wales)
An umbrella organisation established to represent the rivers trust movement in England and Wales working in partnership to promote practical and sustainable solutions to environmental issues.
Associations of Salmon Fishery Boards
Represents, co-ordinates and promotes the interests of Scottish salmon and sea trout fisheries.
Atlantic Salmon Federation
A North-American international non-profit organisation which promotes the conservation and wise management of the wild Atlantic Salmon and its environment.
Scottish Countryside Alliance
Environment Agency (EA) (England & Wales)
An online fishing information resource, designed to guide, educate and delight the fishing enthusiast.
Fisheries and Angling Conservation Trust (FACT)
FishScotland is a private enterprise national marketing system for all types of fishing in Scotland. It is regulated by the Angling Tourism Development Group on which sit representatives of the main industry groupings, Scottish Enterprise, VisitScotland and the Scottish Executive.
Fisheries Research Services (Scottish Executive agency)
The Freshwater Fisheries Laboratory, whose website is accessed through Fisheries Research Services is the only government research laboratory in Great Britain which is wholly devoted to freshwater fisheries.
Its sister agency – the Marine Laboratory – which has responsibility for marine research is based in Aberdeen.
Galloway Fisheries Trust
Galloway Fisheries Trust run a Primary School project called "Salmon in the classroom" which aims to educate primary school children on the importance of conserving salmon.
Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust
International Conference on Freshwater Habitat management for Salmonid Fisheries
North Atlantic Salmon Conservation Organisation (NASCO)
Scottish Anglers National Association (SANA)
Scottish Executive - Freshwater Fisheries:
Freshwater Fisheries Forum Steering Group site
Scottish Fisheries Coordination Centre
Ensures the exchange of fishery-related information between the whole range of organisations involved in fisheries management in Scotland. The site includes details of the partners, which include the West Coast Fishery Trusts, and direct links.
Sea Trout Fishing
The website of an Irish campaign to reverse the decline in sea trout stocks.
Stop Salmon Drift Nets Now
A national campaign established by Ireland's main game angling federations, fishery owners and tourism interests to bring about the end of drift netting for salmon.
The UK-wide organisation representing the views of Game Anglers. It has offices in London and Edinburgh.
The Salmon Farm Monitor
The website of the Salmon Farm Protest Group, carries outspoken criticisms of sea cage aquaculture.
The Spey Fishery Board
Publishes an informative website describing a major salmon river and its management activities.
World Wildlife Fund
Wye & Usk Foundation
Fish & Fly
Online club for passionate fly fishers
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