Our First Spring Atlantic Salmon is landed!
The season opened on February 1st.
Mike Sheridan from Dungarvan landed the first springer of the season on the Lodge beats on spinner at the Hut on Lower Kilmurry. It weighed ~9lb. Very fresh but no sea-lice. The spinner came out of the fish when it was netted and it was promptly released.
It is a mild cloudy morning here today with air temperature is +3°C at 07.30, no frost and little wind. High pressure continues to dominate our weather right up until the end of next week and there is no rain forecast. Temperatures will stay cool, but barely down to freezing at night well into next week.
The lower river continues to fall slowly but steadily. It is down to 0.61m at 08.00 today 6th. This is the lowest is has been since the View more...