2019 River Categories.

The Government has released the river categorisations having now been passed in Parliament. These gradings will be effectual from April 1st 2019.   River Categories are as follows.   Irvine -3 Garnock – 2 Ayr – 2 Doon – 2 Girvan – 2 Stinchar – 1   These gradings were consulted on last October, however only 39 responses were received highlighting the apathy that is within many anglers.   The link to the 5 year averages and egg deposition rates is as follows: https://scotland.shinyapps.io/sg-salmon-conservation/   Category Probability of Meeting CL Advice   1. At least 80% Exploitation is sustainable therefore…

Source: Ayshire River Trust – 2019 River Categories.