River Clwyd & Tributaries Surveying Project

River Clwyd & Tributaries Surveying Project

Month: June 2017 Project Introduction: The Trust is pleased to announce that it is now in a position to think seriously about biding for funding to enable it to put in hand much needed improvement works to the Clwyd and Conwy river systems. However in order to secure...
Schools – Education Project

Schools – Education Project

Month: June 2017 In September 2008, the Trust launched an Education project with three local primary schools, two in Conwy and one in Denbighshire. This programme builds on a programme that has been operating for some years where a fish tank with salmon eggs is placed...
Flylife – Invertebrate Monitoring Project

Flylife – Invertebrate Monitoring Project

Month: June 2017 River flies, along with other freshwater invertebrates, are at the heart of the freshwater ecosystem and are a vital link in the aquatic food chain. Their common characteristics of limited mobility, relatively long life cycle, presence throughout the...

Celtic Sea Trout Programme

Month: June 2017 The Celtic Sea Trout Programme, which started in May 2009 and ended in April 2013, was delivered via Interreg the Ireland-Wales Cross-Border partnership and was a collaborative effort between fishermen, conservationists, regulating bodies,...
Afon Wybrnant Spawning Gravel Resoration

Afon Wybrnant Spawning Gravel Resoration

Month: June 2017 Background and scope: The Afon Wybrnant enters the Afon Lledr on the right bank just downstream of the Pont Gethin Viaduct. It is approx 3km long but only the lower 400m is accessible to migratory fish due to impassable waterfalls. Over the years,...
Afon Rhos Improvement Project

Afon Rhos Improvement Project

Month: June 2017 This project, identified by the Seiont, Gwyrfai & Llyfni Angling Association and organised by Afonydd Cymru on behalf of the Clwyd, Conwy & Gwynedd Rivers Trust, was completed in December 2013. The work involved cutting back and removing...