Month: March 2017

Fish in Schools Competition

The Fish in Schools competition is now open! Details have been emailed out to all our project contacts and there is  a copy of the flyer below. Please take care to upload your entries by following the instructions provided. We can’t wait to more »

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Salmon Homecoming Competition

The Salmon Homecoming ‘Design a Fish Pass’ competition is now open! Details have been emailed out to all our project contacts and there is a copy of the flyer below. Please take care to upload your entries following the instructions provided. We more »

Posted in Salmon Homecoming

From Fish in Schools to fish in rivers!

After weeks of dedication and meticulous hatchery care, our Fish in Schools participants are saying farewell to brown trout they have raised from eggs to fry. Over the project pupils have learned about brown trout life cycles, ecology and protecting more »

Posted in Education, Fish in Schools, News

Splash of success as children release fish into the Avon Water

Almost 500 primary school children from across the Avon Valley are taking to the Avon Water and its tributaries this month to set free young fish that they have raised in school. Children from 21 Primary Schools are participating in more »

Posted in Angling, Education, News, River Avon, Salmon Homecoming

Community take action with Fish in Schools river clean-up

Pupils, parents and staff at St Vincent’s Primary joined forces to improve their neighbourhood with a clean-up of the Auldhouse Burn ahead of the Fish in Schools fish release day. The burn, which runs directly under the school and through more »

Posted in Education, Fish in Schools, White Cart Water

Fish in Schools pupils share their learning

We’ve had a great time visiting our Fish in Schools classes each week as they raise their brown trout. Our visiting scientist sessions provide an opportunity for questions and discussion of topics ranging from fish biology to environmental stewardship, and allows children more »

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