Salmon & Trout Conservation UK in the media

Salmon & Trout Conservation UK – in the media:   (August –October 2016)

Media coverage for Riverfly Census Report to 10 June

Latest Media coverage to 11 January 2016

  • Alastair Robertson: Salmon lice statistics need attention now
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  • Wildlife trust set to manage beavers
    Bridport News & Dorset County Journal, 17 Dec 2015, p39, UK,
  • Tackling lice
    Daily Record, 18 Dec 2015, p51, UK,
  • Conservation news
    British Wildlife, 01 Dec 2015, p141,143,144, UK,
  • Editor's letter
    Trout & Salmon, 01 Jan 2016, p7, UK,
  • BBC's good news
    Trout & Salmon, 01 Jan 2016, p46, UK,
  • Don't blame fish farms for salmon loss
    Western Morning News (Devon), 21 Dec 2015, p12, UK,
  • Wildlife trust set to manage beavers
    Bridport & Lyme Regis News, 17 Dec 2015, p39, UK,
  • Letters Page
    Western Morning News (Cornwall), 21 Dec 2015, p12,
  • Beaver dams 'excellent' for fish
    Countrymans Weekly, 23 Dec 2015, p26,
  • A mild Christmas will give top festive sport
    Evening Chronicle (Newcastle), 24 Dec 2015, p49,
  • Something fishy at the Senedd
    Daily Post (Wales) [Farm and Country], 31 Dec 2015, p8,
  • Back on the water with Hugh Miles
    Angling Times, 29 Dec 2015, p28,29,:
  • Ceramics artist boosts conservation charities
    Blackmore Vale Magazine, 01 Jan 2016, p8,
    Trout Fisherman, 06 Jan 2016, p80,81,

Latest media coverage to 7 October

Media coverage to 31 July

22 August. Drafting statement on the utter inadequacy of Scottish Government's ambitions regarding spring salmon conservation, following SG's announcement of a consultation on the same.

18 August. Catastrophe of salmon farm 'sea-lice soup' hits juvenile salmon and sea-trout across huge area of the west coast and western isles

S&TCS congratulates local council for principled planning decisions to safeguard wild salmon and sea-trout but castigates Minister for allowing wild salmon catastrophe to continue on his watch

Autumn 2014. Trout& Salmon - News Reel. "Governments urged to save salmon".

13 August. Conservation organisation calls on Scottish Ministers to act now to limit salmon exploitation in response to the worst runs in decades.

The Field, July 2014


Netting catch of salmon in Scotland leaps by massive 50% in 2013



Asda won't buy salmon from Wester Ross Fisheries - thanks to S&TCUK Campaign

S&TCS Supports Amendments to Aquaculture and Fisheries Bill

S&TCUK Chalkstream Complaint

Scottish Salmon Farms Seabed Pollution