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# inland fisheries

Last year
# river rye
Over 500 brown trout die in fish kill in Kildare river
The River Rye is an important breeding ground for brown trout and Atlantic salmon.
All time
# inland fisheries
Concerns raised that invasive Pacific pink salmon could pose threat to native species
It’s feared the “aggressive” fish could negatively impact native salmon and trout.
# Rod Stewards
Transition year students are being taught a new skill - fishing
The scheme aims to teach children fly fishing with a view to introducing them to a lifelong hobby.
# Plague
Investigation launched after 600 dead crayfish are found in Cavan
The impact of the likely cause could be “severe” and “irreversible”.
# Limerick
"Catastrophic" - fish kill in Limerick river wipes out trout population
“Virtually nothing has been left alive,” say Inland Fisheries.