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The Dee is as one of the most famous salmon rivers of the world.


2016


Callum Mackenzie Cup

December 05, 2016

The Callum Mackenzie Cup is awarded by Ballogie Estate Enterprises for the most notable fish, of any species, caught by a youngster within the Dee catchment.

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Salmon in the Upper Catchment

November 08, 2016

Check out this short video of Salmon in the Upper Dee catchment. These salmon were spotted in the upper catchment this autumn. We have observed a marked improvement in spawning activity this year.

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Smolt Tracking Report Shows Interesting Results

October 11, 2016

The smolt tagging and tracking project is a three year programme of work. Fifty smolts, captured in the lower catchment, were fitted with internal acoustic tags and tracked in spring 2016. These smolts were tracked as they migrated through the lower 22 miles of the Dee and inner harbour.

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Tackling Non Native Invasives

July 05, 2016

Tackling invasive non-native plants along the banks of the River Dee – such as Japanese knotweed, giant hogweed, Himalayan balsam and North American skunk cabbage - has become a priority for the River Office because of their potential impact on our river and its existing, native species.

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