Fowey Rivers Association

EA-FRA Form to record fin-clipped fish

The Environment Agency have asked the FRA to request anglers fill out the form below if they catch a fin-clipped fish - download a copy by clicking the link or the image below - EA-FRA_Form

Download the formClick to download the form

The River Fowey - Source to Sea

Watch this amazing film by Craig Williams and his fellow students from Falmouth University - filmed with support from the FRA & Colliford Salmon Hatchery. Watch it here or click the images -

The River Fowey - Source to SeaThe River Fowey - Source to Sea

This is particularly interesting - this fish jumping the falls and continuing upstream in the water after landing the jump - click the image below -

Swimming upstreamSwimming Upstream

Salmon Fishing - Tackle tips and Information for releasing fish

With the new conservation measures - new tackle - barbless hooks - catch and release - it is a good idea to familiarise ourselves with fishing set-up and information about handling fish.

Find below links to 3 videos in respect of fishing for Salmon and fish handling, barbless hooks, playing a fish nets to use etc.

Salmon Fishing - TackleSalmon Fishing - Tackle
Salmon Fishing - Nets and TechniquesSalmon Fishing - Nets and Techniques
Salmon - Releasing a fishSalmon - Releasing a fish

New FRA Secretary appointed

Please note the appointment of Jeff Pearce as the new FRA Secretary.

Contact details can be found on the Contacts page on this site.

Welcome Jeff and thank you.