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Strathclyde Park Works Update - 08/01/2020

The recent partial draining of Strathclyde Park loch, which has seen the water level reduced to the lowest levels in recent memory, has seen a significant number of wholly understandable concerns over potential fish losses raised to the SFCA by … Read More >>

SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT CONSULTATION ON PIKE CONSERVATION MEASURES - 15/08/2018

As we announced a few weeks ago, in June the Scottish Government issued a consultation (https://www.gov.scot/Resource/0053/00536300.pdf ) on measures for pike conservation. The consultation closes on 31st August. We urge all anglers and angling clubs who are interested in the … Read More >>

Scottish Government Consultation on Pike Conservation Measures - 08/06/2018

After extensive discussions between SFCA, pike anglers’ representatives, Marine Scotland officials and other stakeholders it’s great to be able to report that on 8th June the Scottish Government issued a formal consultation document ( https://consult.gov.scot/marine-scotland/pike-conservation/ ) containing three specific proposals … Read More >>

FISHING WITHOUT PERMISSION – A CLARIFICATION - 06/02/2017

The recent Scottish Government announcement about changes to the Wild Fisheries Reform programme contained an item saying: “The Scottish Government has ruled out … the criminalisation of freshwater fishing without written permission”. Subsequent postings on social media suggest that some … Read More >>

DO YOU FISH LOCH KEN? YOU COULD WIN A £50 TACKLE VOUCHER! - 06/02/2017

SFCA would like to ask you to support the Loch Ken Fisheries Study currently being carried out by Galloway Fisheries Trust as part of the Galloway Glens Landscape Partnership Project. Among other things, this project will gather information about coarse … Read More >>