Timed Electrofishing Surveys Complete

Wednesday and Thursday of last week saw us complete the timed electrofishing on the Water of Girvan and River Doon. High water levels over the last 3/4 weeks prevented us from completing these main river sites.   The humpback bridge in Craigengillan Estate. Despite the modulated flows from Loch Doon Dam we’ve had to wait a few weeks to conduct these surveys effectively and safely.   Aquatic vegetation provides excellent cover for trout and salmon.   Fry numbers appear to be down on previous years averages. However we have seen very good numbers of parr, despite these surveys not being…

Source: Ayshire River Trust – Timed Electrofishing Surveys Complete