Safeguarding the future of the river Usk
In this section you can keep up to date with all of the latest news, UFA meetings and events concerning the UFA and the river Usk, with the most recent updates appearing at the top of the page.
An interesting article from the BCC on the Killer Shrimp. A professor from Cardiff University gives his opinion on the opening day of the fishing season.
With the fishing season now underway, can we all please remain vigilant for identifying and reporting Red Vent Syndrome which remains a problem for Salmon returning to Spawn. Around a third of all returning Salmon have Red Vent Syndrome.
The Environment Agency has just relased its third WFD Newsletter which makes interesting reading for Usk Fishery Enthusiasts.
This is a layman’s guide to byelaws made under the Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries Act 1975, regulating fishing by rod and line within the area covered by Environment Agency Wales.