RDevDSFB Statement On Current River Conditions and Updated Angling Guidance

The River Deveron District Salmon Fishery Board (RDevDSFB) are extremely concerned about the current stress Deveron fish stocks are under, due to the combination of prolonged dry weather, high river temperatures and water abstraction. With daytime river temperatures currently exceeding 20c and the dry hot weather set to continue, the RDevDSFB recommend the following guidance for Anglers until the 22/07/18 • Cease fishing during daytime and fish between 11pm and 4am • Use strong tackle • Play the fish quickly • Always use a knotless net • Keep the fish in the water at all times • Use long-nosed forceps…

Source: Deveron – RDevDSFB Statement On Current River Conditions and Updated Angling Guidance