Week commencing 22nd Feb

We didn’t really have any February weather this year, it went from January (freezing) to March (mild) almost overnight in mid February. Not only did we not have any February weather, we didn’t have any February catches either, which must be a first. The conditions last week didn’t help, there was a big spate on Tuesday/Wednesday, caused by heavy rain, and snow melt, in the upper catchment. It was dirty too, carrying a lot of sand, most likely from the lower River Feshie where there are big eroding banks. It looked at that stage that the river would be out…

Source: Spey Fishery Board – Week commencing 22nd Feb