Rivers Ribble and Hodder - habitat improvement

Stewart, L. (1965) Rivers Ribble and Hodder - habitat improvement. Halton, UK, Lancashire River Board, 4pp.

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Abstract

In order to improve the habitat of the Rivers Ribble and Hodder in the north west of England it is necessary to assess existing fish stocks. To assist the Ribble Fisheries Association a test census of stock has been made on the rivers Hodder and Ribble. The fish have been taken by electro fishing techniques. The following fish were collected over six days in September 1965: dace, chub, grayling, eel, salmon and trout. This short report summarises the findings of the survey.

Item Type: Monograph or Serial Issue
Title: Rivers Ribble and Hodder - habitat improvement
Personal Creator/Author:
CreatorsEmail
Stewart, L.
Number of Pages: 4
Date: November 1965
Publisher: Lancashire River Board
Place of Publication: Halton, UK
Funders: Environment Agency Archives North West
Contact Email Address: dis@fba.org.uk
Issuing Agency: Environment Agency, UK (Freshwater Biological Association)
Uncontrolled Keywords: England; Ribble Catchment; River fisheries; Rivers; Freshwater fish; Fishery surveys; Stock assessment; Electric fishing; Habitat improvement; Inland water environment
Subjects: Conservation
Fisheries
Limnology
Item ID: 8078
Depositing User: Hardy B Schwamm
Date Deposited: 07 Mar 2012 14:42
Last Modified: 07 Mar 2012 14:42
Related URLs:
URI: http://aquaticcommons.org/id/eprint/8078

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