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Galloway Fisheries Trust

Fisheries House, Station Industrial Estate, Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland. DG8 6ND
Telephone: 01671 403011 · Fax: 01671 402248 · Scottish Registered Charity No. SC020751

Looking downstream on the River Cree

Brown Trout

Looking upstream on the River Bladnoch

Felling of commercial forestry in Galloway Forest Park

Looking upstream on the River Luce

North American Signal Crayfish

The sandy beach at Loch Grannoch

Belted Galloway Cattle, or 'Belties'

Fly fishing on the River Cree

Murray's Monument

A small upland burn

A stoneloach

The High Cree, looking towards Cairnsmore of Fleet

A small waterfall on the Buchan Burn

A salmon from the Kirkcudbrightshire Dee

Galloway Fisheries Trust News 2016


Loch Ken Coarse Angling Match
Posted: 12 December 2016

As part of the Galloway Glens ‘Loch Ken Fisheries Study’, we recently attended our first Loch Ken Coarse Angling Match

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Update on research into ‘grilse error’
Posted: 28 November 2016

An update on the scale samples received (so far) for the research into ‘grilse error’

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Loch Ken Fisheries Study
Posted: 04 November 2016

To find out more about this exciting new project, please come along to our public information drop-in sessions in New Galloway on 16th and 23rd November

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NOTICE OF BLADNOCH DSFB AGM
Posted: 18 October 2016

AGM OF THE BLADNOCH DISTRICT SALMON FISHERY BOARD - 21ST NOVEMBER 2016

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FishPal Malloch and Junior Malloch Trophies
Posted: 22 September 2016

Have you caught a trophy-worthy salmon this season? Entries are now being taken for the Malloch and Junior Malloch Trophies

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update on Conservation Limits
Posted: 17 September 2016

Recently the Scottish Government has released a consultation on the 2017 proposed river category's. GFT has been providing data and input through various working groups to assist this process.

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Junior angler lands best catch at Kirkcowan Fishing Competition!
Posted: 24 August 2016

Results from our annual Kirkcowan Fishing Competition that took place on Saturday 13th August, raising a fantastic £445 for the Trust.

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Kirkcowan Fishing Competition - 13th August 2016
Posted: 14 July 2016

This year's Kirkcowan Fishing Competition will take place on Saturday 13th August

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Anglers - please help us!
Posted: 06 July 2016

GFT have recently started a project to investigate 'grilse error' in rod catches from the Rivers Luce, Bladnoch, Cree and Urr. We are looking for anglers to get involved in the project by collecting a scale sample from their rod caught salmon.

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We have a vacancy
Posted: 17 June 2016

We would like to employ someone for up to 4 months starting in July to assist us with summer field work.

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Fishy Tales with Dalbeattie Primary
Posted: 02 June 2016

Primary 5's and Eco Committee members from Dalbeattie Primary School recently completed their salmon in the classroom project

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Water Quality Monitoring Program
Posted: 12 May 2016

GFT have recently launched some water quality monitoring equipment on the Fleet and the Bladnoch!

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Bladnoch Egg Box Results
Posted: 12 April 2016

Encouraging results from this year’s egg box studies in the upper Bladnoch

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Tongland Tour - Fully Booked!
Posted: 18 March 2016

The Tongland Tour being run as an event in this year's Dumfries and Galloway Wild Spring Festival is now fully booked

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Wild Spring Festival Tongland Tour - Friday 1st April
Posted: 07 March 2016

Scottish Power invite members of the public to join a Tongland Tour as part of this year's Wild Spring Festival programme. The tour is limited to 20 places so book quickly to avoid disappointment.

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NOTICE OF LUCE DSFB MEETING
Posted: 24 February 2016

MEETING OF THE LUCE DISTRICT SALMON FISHERY BOARD – 6TH JUNE 2016

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NOTICE OF DEE (Kirkcudbrightshire) DSFB AGM
Posted: 24 February 2016

AGM OF THE DEE (Kirkcudbrightshire) DISTRICT SALMON FISHERY BOARD – 8th April 2016

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NOTICE OF URR DSFB AGM
Posted: 24 February 2016

AGM OF THE URR DISTRICT SALMON FISHERY BOARD - 15TH MARCH 2016

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Class of 2016
Posted: 18 February 2016

Dalbeattie Eco-Council receive the chosen 100!

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Egg-citing Times!
Posted: 18 February 2016

Once eyed up, fish eggs become much more resilient, allowing them to be transported out with the hatchery for use as biological indicators in important studies as well as for stocking purposes

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NOTICE OF MEETING
Posted: 28 January 2016

BOARD MEETING OF THE URR DISTRICT SALMON FISHERY BOARD

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Fish Barrier Removal Project - Stakeholder Meeting
Posted: 20 January 2016

Interested parties are being invited to attend a meeting at Tongland Power Station on Tuesday 26th January to discuss recent developments in the Twynholm Creamery Weir Barrier Removal Project

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