The new catch returns process which requires each angler to complete a form after each time they fish.
This data is essential to the club’s stocking strategy so can members, guests and visitors please make every effort to submit their catch returns within 24 hours of fishing? Identifying whether the fish are wild or stocked (identified by a removed adipose fin for 2021).
These catch returns will be totalled up by beat and will determine the following month’s stocking volumes.
It therefore goes without saying that if catches are not reported then it is unlikely that the beat will be re-stocked appropriately.
Click on the link below to download a copy of the catch return form. It will open in a new webpage in your browser and can then be downloaded to your computer’s ‘Downloads’ folder. It can be opened with the free version of Acrobat Reader which can be downloaded at Adobe.com. It is often already loaded on computers when they are new.