River wildlife monitoring demonstration on Dunglass Island

The Cromarty Firth Fishery Board (CFFB) will be holding their annual Dunglass Open Day.
Board staff will demonstrate how they manage and monitor fish stocks within the Cromarty catchment, using electro fishing and kick sampling techniques.
This event will take place on Saturday September 14th from 1-3pm.
Meet over theh wooden bridge below Seaforth riding centre.
Sturdy footwear or wellies are advised for the short walk to the nursery channel and appropriate clothing for the days weather.
Non native invasive species such as Himalayan balsam and American mink are present on Dunglass Island. Learn how they impact on native flora and fauna and what you can do to help with their removal.

For further information contact; Lynn McKelvey 07428189161

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Strathconon Primary set a mink clay tracking pad.

The Pupils of Strathconon Primary School learnt about the impact American mink have on native wild life.
After the discussions the children set up a mink tracking pad and tunnel close to their School. They will monitor and record any foot prints they find on the tracking pad.

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Cromarty Fisheries Junior Angling Club Meet

The CFJAC had their first meet of the year on Saturday 1st June. It was good to see regular junior angling club members on the day,we also had 5 new members join !
It was a great day for fishing and everyone caught at least one fish. It was also good to see parents join in and have a go.
The next meet will be at Tarvie Fishing Lochs on Saturday 29th June, 1-3pm.
Any queries contact: Lynn McKelvey,07428189161.

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Cromarty Fisheries Junior Angling Club Meet

The CFJA will meet this Saturday 25th August, 1pm at Tarvie fishing lochs.
Come along meet the Cromarty Firth Fishery Board & Trust Staff and have a go at Fly/Spinning and Bait fishing.
No experience needed you will be coached by the CFFB&T staff and local Angling club members.
Equipment provided all you need to do is turn up !
For further information and to book on please contact;
Lynn McKelvey 07428189161/mckelvey.lynn1@gmail.com

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River Wildlife Monitoring Demonstration on Dunglass Island

Fishery Board Staff will demonstrate how they manage and monitor fish stocks within the Cromarty catchment using electro fishing and kick sampling techniques.
This event will take place on September 1st on Dunglass Island from 1-3pm.
Meet over the wooden bridge below Seaforth Riding Centre.
Sturdy footwear or wellies are advised for the short walk to the nursery channel and appropriate clothing for the days weather.
Himalayan balsam a non native invasive species lives on the Dunglass island along with American mink. Learn how they impact on native flora and fauna and what you can do to help !

Contact Lynn McKelvey for further information. mckelvey.lynn1@gmail.com

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Privacy and data policy updates

The Board’s Privacy Statement and Data Policy have been updated and are available from the policies page of the website

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Cromarty Junior Angling Club

The Cromarty Junior Angling Club will be having its first fishing day of the season on Saturday the 28th of April.

See link for details Junior Angling Club Meet April 28th 2018

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Seasonal Post

Scottish Invasive Species Initiative Seasonal Volunteer Coordinator

As part of the SISI project we are recruiting a Seasonal Volunteer Coordinator
SISI Cromarty Job Advert

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February Board Meeting

February Board Meeting

A meeting of the Cromarty Firth Fishery Board will be held on Friday the 16th of February.
The meeting will be held at 11am at Tor Achilty Power Station.
The main business of the meeting will be to review the Board’s Conservation Policy for the 2018 season in the light of Scottish Government changes in conservation regulations.

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Junior Angling Club report

Junior Angling Club Update

Cromarty Junior Angling Project 2017

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