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...
Pont Dafydd Flood Management Project

Pont Dafydd Flood Management Project

Month: June 2017 The section of the River Clwyd at Pont Dafydd near St Asaph had been a cause for concern for the Clwyd & Conwy Rivers Trust, Environment Agency Wales and the landowner for some time. When the river flooded, its steep soil banks would be eroded,...
The Trust Expands its Education Programme into Gwynedd

The Trust Expands its Education Programme into Gwynedd

Month: June 2017 The Clwyd, Conwy & Gwynedd Rivers Trust has expanded its educational programme into Gwynedd and has been working with staff and pupils at Ysgol Bontnewydd near Caernarfon on a salmon breeding project. The programme enabled pupils at the school to...
Upper Conwy Surveying Project

Upper Conwy Surveying Project

Month: June 2017 Trust uncovers environmental problems in the uplands. A survey carried out by the Trust on the upper Afon Conwy during September has produced worrying evidence about the health of the river which it is hoped will be investigated further as a matter of...
Afon Crychddwr, near Llanllyfni: Rock Ramp Fish Pass

Afon Crychddwr, near Llanllyfni: Rock Ramp Fish Pass

Month: June 2017 As the 2013 salmon and sea trout spawning season gets under way, anglers and conservationists are eagerly looking for signs of success of a project to improve access by migratory fish to a Gwynedd stream as the result of the recent removal of a major...