Issued by the Atlantic Salmon Trust



We are beyond delighted to announce that Gordon Castle has joined our family of Corporate Partners. Being one of the largest and most productive salmon fisheries in the UK, Gordon Castle are kindly donating 10% from every product sold (using code GCSALMON) to the Missing Salmon Project.
We can’t thank them enough for their generosity and on-going support of the Missing Salmon Project and the Trust.
“We are delighted to be supporting The Missing Salmon Project in its vital research to help save this iconic fish. Gordon Castle has been at the centre of salmon fishing for centuries and we are thrilled that our unique range of luxury products will go some way to help ensure there are salmon in our rivers for centuries to come. For every purchase of our fabulous products you make, we will make a donation to help save the salmon. For all you anglers our there, we think it’s the perfect way to buy some necessities and help support The Missing Salmon Project.”
Angus Gordon Lennox, Owner of Gordon Castle
Gordon Castle Scotland is an exclusiveScottish brand launched in 2014 by Angus and Zara Gordon Lennox, owners ofGordon Castle Estate. The ethos behind the brand is to produce a range oflifestyle products, luxury beauty and premium gin, all inspired by one ofScotland’s oldest and largest Walled Garden. Situated in the Scottish Highlandson the Gordon Castle Estate, the Walled Garden is the renovation project ofAngus and Zara Gordon Lennox, direct descendants of the Dukes of Gordon. Thishistorical place acts as the inspiration behind the luxury range and all of thebeauty and food products contain herbs, flowers and fruit grown in the WalledGarden.
The Missing SalmonProject is composed of two projects, The Likely Suspects Framework and the MorayFirth Tracking Programme. The tracking project is currently the largest salmontracking programme ever undertaken in Europe – and is the first time that aregional approach has been taken to better understand what’s happening tosalmon on their journey to sea.
Running over a 3-yearperiod, the innovative project has so far tagged 800 young salmon smolts (sincecommencing this Spring) as they migrate downstream from the headwaters of sevenrivers around the Moray Firth, including the River Spey, which runs through theheart of Gordon Castle.
Chief Executive Officer of the Trust, Mark Bilsby, met with Angus GordonLennox at Gordon Castle to say a huge thank you on behalf of the trust.
“The Atlantic Salmon Trust reallywelcomes the support from Gordon Castle in helping us find out where our salmonare going missing. With the help from Gordon Castle and others we will continueto follow the salmon as they migrate down from the headwaters and out to sea inthe Moray Firth, providing insights to where they are dying, and moreimportantly, guide us in better looking after them.”
Mark Bilsby, Chief Executive of the Atlantic Salmon Trust
Now you can support the Missing SalmonProject by buying your favourite little luxuries like Gin, cider, chutneys,jams, bath and body products and china…. Or treat yourself to one of theirhampers or collections. Everyone needs them, and what better way to give ahelping hand to our beloved bars of silver.
Do visit www.gordoncastlescotland.com to view their range of signature productsand next time you make a purchase, simply enter GCSALMON at the checkoutto ensure the Trust and our salmon benefit from Gordon Castle’sgenerosity.
About Gordon Castle: At the forefront of their signature range is the award-winning Gordon Castle gin. Supremely aromatic with a clean, crisp finish, the botanical herbs for this Scottish gin are carefully tended and grown in our very own Walled Garden in Fochabers, Moray. From there, these precious herbs are carefully blended and patiently distilled to tease out the botanicals that make this gin truly unique. From salt scrub to hair care, body lotion to hand wash, every item is carefully crafted to capture the essence and warmth of the historic garden. The bath and beauty collection forms part of a wider range of Gordon Castle Scotland products, all of which are available to purchase online or at the Walled Garden shop in Fochabers. All products in the bath and body range are fragranced with pure, natural essential oils. They contain no artificial fragrances, colours, parabens, glycols, sulphates, phthalates, petrochemicals and are never tested on animals.
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