Burrishoole Catchment Fish Census - Salmon, Sea Trout, Eels

This is the core programme of fish stock monitoring and assessment, combining the trap census and the summer catchment programme of juvenile fish and eel surveys. The fish census programme is built around the permanent fish trapping facilities providing a core dataset on which additional projects are built. Fish census is based on the permanaent fish traps at the Salmon Leap and Mill Race in the Burrishoole catchment Newport Co. Mayo. The following parameters measured: Wild Spring Fish quantity and comments, Wild Grilse quantity and comments, Wild Previous Spawned Grilse quantity and comments, Reared Spring Fish quantity and comments, Reared Grilse quantity and comments, Reared Previous Spawned Grilse quantity and comments, Reared Second Return quantity and comments, Wild Sea Trout quantity and comments, Wild Finnock quantity and comments, Wild Brown Trout quantity and comments, Reared Brown Trout quantity and comments, Culled quantity and comments and Alive quantity and comments.

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Online Resources
Observations webpage
Geographic Extent
West Bound Longitude: -9.665
East Bound Longitude: -9.562
South Bound Latitude: 53.893
North Bound Latitude: 53.980
Time Extent
Begin Date: 01/01/1958
End Date: n/a