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Assistant Fisheries Biologist

Mr Dan Pollard


After graduating from the University of Glasgow in 2021 with a degree in BSc (Hons) Environmental Science and Sustainability.

 During his time at university, he did a 2-month environmental placement at the trust in early 2020 and then continued to work as a field assistant until March 2021. Dan then went on to complete a six month internship at GFT and has been kept on as an Assistant Fisheries Biologist for a further six months. His main responsibilities will be delivering, and assisting with, a number of habitat restoration works. Dan enjoys the outdoors, camping and gaming in his free time.

Dan Pollard

Assistant Fisheries Biologist

Latest News


Another GFT Intern Signing Off

As my internship with the Galloway Fisheries Trust draws to a close, I would like to say how grateful I am to everyone that made it possible.

Dans Third and Fourth Month as the GFT Intern

As December is right around the corner, I am sad to say that my internship here at GFT is nearly over. However, I am grateful for my experiences at the trust and there is still plenty for me to get up to before it does come to a close.

Exciting discovery in the Polmaddy Burn

GFT record first juvenile salmon within the Polmaddy Burn in over 25 years of juvenile fish data collection on the Kirkcudbrightshire Dee

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