Nith District Salmon Fishery Board
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Nith Catchment Fishery Trust
Nith District Salmon Fishery Board
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The Nith Catchment Fishery Trust is responsible for researching fisheries within the Nith catchment and is involved with a number of projects to gain more detailed knowledge specific areas of fisheries interest. These include long term monitoring of juvenile salmonid populations, genetic surveys and national projects.


The Trust is responsible for monitoring the health of juvenile salmonid populations within the Nith catchment and conducts electrofishing surveys to assertain the densities of salmonids in various rivers throughout the catchment. This data enables decisions to be made regaiding future management strategies for both the Trust and the Board. Other species of freshwater fish such as eels, lampreys and brown trout are also monitored.

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