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# Wild Atlantic Salmon

Last year
# Wild Atlantic Salmon
Men caught illegally fishing tried to sail away on boat with Fisheries Officers on board
The three Mayo men were convicted of false inmprisonment, assault and obstruction.
All time
# fishy
Farmed salmon found in Connemara river could spread disease to wild fish, state agency warns
Escaped farmed salmon discovered in the Dawros River are a “cause for concern”.
# Fish Rehabilitation
€230,000 announced for 'rehabilitation' of wild salmon and sea trout
Inland Fisheries says the fund is being invested in promoting the recovery of our Atlantic salmon and sea trout stocks.
# wildlife
Wild Atlantic salmon return to the Tolka River after 100 years
The return of the “King of Fish”, which only reproduces in clean water, to Dublin’s Tolka shows that efforts to reduce pollution in the waterway has been successful.