Poachers

Poachers

We have been made aware by a couple of members that poachers have been seen at Morehall Reservoir. It appears that there is a large group of males ‘course fishing’ the reservoir and also ‘lay lining’. It is believed that the perpetrators are of Eastern European origin. If you see any suspicious activity on the reservoir DO NOT approach the…

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Closure of Permissive Path

Closure of Permissive Path

Closure of Permissive Path across the Reservoir Embankment Yorkshire Water’s contract partner Mott MacDonald Bentley will be working on the reservoir spillway from September 2018 to December 2018. They have closed the permissive pathway across the reservoir embankment for the duration of this work. Your committee met with the Manager for the project and access has been granted for Morehall…

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Argulus (fish pox)

Argulus (fish pox)

The club was approached recently by the Environment Agency asking if we have seen any sign of Argulus (fish pox) at Morehall. Argulus is a parasitic infection that has been affecting a lot of trout waters. The Hon Secretary was pleased to be able to inform them there was no sign of this at Morehall, and that all fish from…

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