Fish stocking in the River Wyre

Archive Unit

Scope and Content

Details of fish stocking and coarse fish transfer at the Rivers Wyre, Ribble and Hodder.

Details of pollution and an oil spillage on the River Wyre (1984), hence need for restocking.

Correspondence regarding fish mortality and an investigation into Franklaw Plant possibly undertaking an accidental discharge of aluminium sulphate in the River Wyre, between North West Water

Correspondence between Bill Nicholson of the Civil Service (Blackpool) Angling Society, and J.E. Nott fisheries assistant regarding restocking the Wyre.

Applications to provides salmon parr to reinstate River Wyre fishery.

Surveys of fish population in River Wyre.

Electrofishing surveys in the River Wyre