2020 Catches

The Spey Fishery Board is now able to declare that catches of Salmon and Grilse for the 2020 season have amounted to 5,622, in comparison to the 5,090 caught last year.  That equates to an increase of over 10% compared with the previous year.  Considering that there was almost no fishing for two months, and in many cases, three months of a seven-and-a-half-month season, that is a very positive result for the River.  The total also included a more significant run of Grilse (which are Salmon that have spent only one winter at sea before returning to the River) than…

Source: Spey Fishery Board – 2020 Catches