Sea Trout Appeal

What's happening at sea?

Our sea trout are in serious trouble with stocks at historic lows. Help us to understand what happens to trout at sea. 

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It is widely accepted that there has been a global decline in Atlantic Salmon and our Salmon & Trout Research Centre at East Stoke in Dorset monitors this decline using a fish counter which was first installed in 1973. It is one of the most comprehensive records of salmon movement in England and Wales.


A new project aimed at providing new scientific evidence to inform the management of salmon and sea trout.

The GWCT advisory team answers some frequently asked questions about electro-fishing best practices.

A brief summary of the research carried out on the salmon populations of the River Frome, Dorset over the past year.


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