Fish on the River Goyt near Stockport need your help to get over this weir
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yes -that's sadly true:confused:
however - the impounded water above a weir usually generates more methane (which is a 20x more powerfull greenhouse gas) than the carbon the scheme supposedly saves
But no one cares about that, because there are professional fees to be charged, reports to be...
Does anyone have any info on the River Leven Hydro scheme run by Low Wood?
They have just won a tender to put hydro schemes on the Irwell in Salford and the council are singing their praises for their great environmentally benign way of generating electricity.:eek:
Just try again in the same place another day
There was a match on the river yesterday further upstream
Every angler caught -bog roll, tampons, condoms you name it.
We had half an inch of rain and every CSO on the system seemed to be kicking out.
37 anglers fished the match
1st place - an 8oz...
Hi Andrew & Chris.
Salford Friendly Anglers Soc now have the angling rights on Salford Quays, if you want to use the pontoons for your casting club let me know and I'll sort something out with the Quays management group.
With it being such a high profile location - you will attract alot of...
This first one we find when kick sampling on the upper - well oxygenated sections of the river - I know for sure its a caseless caddis
This second one, we find in the more polluted/nutrient rich water lower down the river in Manchester City Centre - is it still a caseless caddis or some weird...
Bad luck chaps - Peel Holdings ban fishing on the Ship Canal due to the 5ft wash from passing ships - health and safety and all that wot not
All available stretches of the Mersey have an angling clubs lease attached to them - baliffed or not - it was divvied up years ago.
329 consents to discharge waste in only 29 miles
106 combined sewage overflows
85 of which are unscreened
Acid House is bang on the nail when he describes it as a fragile recovery. I would strongly recommend that you give your hands and tackle a thorough cleaning after fishing the river.
Even back then it was an issue, I can remember a talk given by a state park ranger informing us that it was illegal for yachters in the barrier reef state parks to discard cigarette butts into the ocean.
Poision, the length of time taken to biodegrade, and the fact that they...