Safeguarding the future of the river Usk
From time to time the UFA publishes articles, written by association members or guest authors, covering contemporary issues affecting the river Usk, its eco-system and those who enjoy the sport it provides. In this section you can browse through an archive of everything we have published to date.
If you might be interesting in authoring an article that would interest members of the UFA, please get in touch.
Article by UFA member Dr Guy Mawle on the importance of tiny tributaries on our river trout fisheries.
New byelaws have come into force on the Taff and Ely rivers in south Wales this week aimed at safeguarding its salmon and sea trout population, Environment Agency Wales has confirmed.
The byelaws require the mandatory release of all salmon and sea trout caught by anglers on both of these rivers.
New UUFA member and local Fly Fishing Instructor Rob Bowen has kindly agreed to this article being posted on the UUFA site — Enjoy!
Mark Roberts has kindly given the UUFA permission to post this article which is the first of 3 on choosing the right fly.