Research and analysis

Land use and fisheries: results of sediment trapping in artificial salmon redds, winter 1999 to 2000

This report is the second phase of a project initiated to increase our understanding of the extent and incidence of siltation of salmonid spawning gravels in England and Wales.


Land Use and Fisheries: Results of Sediment Trapping in Artificial Salmon Redds, Winter 1999/2000

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Phase 1 of this project covered methodology development and summer trials of sampling equipment. This Phase 2 report is concerned with a more extensive over winter survey of salmonid spawning gravels in catchments across England and Wales.

Published 1 January 2003