Tuesday, 13 March 2012

Bandon River Lamprey

Found this little guy today while fly fishing. Its a freshwater Lamprey. These fish are harmless while living their lives filter feeding. Alot of them die after mating. To have lamprey present on a river is a sign of a healthy and clean river system.

Monday, 5 March 2012

17lbs 6oz Lough Corrib Ferrox Trout

This 90cm Lough Corrib Ferrox Trout was caught by angling guide Jacek Gorny and weighed 17lbs 6oz. The fish probably spawned this winter. This amazing catch was safely released again to put on more weight! February 22nd, 2012

First salmon of the year on fly reported from Lough Currane

20/2/12   UK Angler, Mr. Mark Knowles, fishing with his Ghillie Mr. Dominic McGillicuddy, caught the first Salmon on the fly and a cracker of a fish it was weighing in at 10 lb.