Dyrock problems on the Girvan catchment

On the Dyrock Burn in the Girvan catchment we find salmon in low densities most years but we’ve never really found as many as we feel should be produced from this watercourse and its tributaries. This year is no different and we were hard pressed to find any salmon at the sites we fished today. We surveyed 4 sites on the burn starting at the very upper end of the Dyrock near Shankston Loch. The burn is in reasonable condition despite a bit of livestock grazing taking place at the upper end. It could be better for sure and the…

Source: Ayshire River Trust – Dyrock problems on the Girvan catchment