STOCK NETTING WATER POLLUTION HYDROPOWER
AND FISH PASSAGE
The Salmon and Trout Association, National Trust, RSPB, The Wildlife Trusts and the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust and The Angling Trust, earlier this year published a major review of the risks that shale gas extraction (‘fracking’) could pose in the UK and put forward ten recommendations to address these risks.
Read on 22/07/2014
SALMON & TROUT ASSOCIATION INTRODUCES INNOVATIVE ENVIRONMENTAL FILM AWARD: "THE INVISIBLE WORLD" Leading wildlife film-makers to judge entries. £2,000 for winning entry
Read on 13/06/2014
CONSERVATION ORGANISATION SUBMITS COMPLAINT TO EUROPE OVER SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT’S FAILURE TO ASSESS IMPACT OF SALMON NETTING
Read on 09/06/2014
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S&TA and HIWWT hail this important development to help restore river’s former pristine status
Read on 06/05/2014
Government plans to allow fracking companies to drill under people’s homes without their permission are set to run into widespread opposition as a major new poll reveals three quarters (74%) of British people are against the move.
Read on 30/04/2014
Netting catch of salmon in Scotland leaps by massive 50% in 2013. Scottish Government is presiding over “unrestricted wholesale slaughter”
The number of salmon killed in nets in 2013 was 50% higher than in 2012 – according to the official Scottish Government figures released today.