Tackling the river pollution crisis

An interview with New Scientist. Sadly, our rivers are not as pristine as they should be. Agriculture and sewage pollution have caused water quality to decline, with a damaging effect on the vegetation, insects and fish that live in the rivers. We’re trying to tackle this in the Evenlode catchment by working with wildlife groups,Continue reading “Tackling the river pollution crisis”

Winter work: getting ready for a new season

While there is still the chance of an occasional grayling outing, winter is the time for getting our trout streams into shape for the season to come. As part of the Cotswold Flyfishers’ Fisheries Team I’ve been working throughout the off-season out on our Cotswold rivers on our annual programme of maintenance. Most of theContinue reading “Winter work: getting ready for a new season”