Biological survey of Pedder Potts reservoir. Letter from Lancaster, Morecambe and district sports council asking the fisheries officer for a report on the waters of Pedder Potts

Scope and Content

Including methods of sampling, observations on the reservoir, fish sampling showing net number, depth at ends, and number and species of fish (trouts and minnows). Shows trout sample including length, weight, condition factor, sex, age (beck life and reservoir life) and whether it is ripe this season. Shows marginal invertebrate samples, Ekman sample results and analytical results. Includes a sketch map of Pedder Potts showing sample points.

Correspondence suggests that Pedder Potts is more suitable for fly fishing.