lower itchen destruction

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ItchenRoach
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Re: lower itchen destruction

Post by ItchenRoach » Thu Jul 13, 2017 5:01 pm

in the past few seasons the lower itchen has had a run of a few sea lampreys I think that they are a protected species altering there habitat could be against the law perhaps English nature should get involved

JAA

Re: lower itchen destruction

Post by JAA » Thu Jul 13, 2017 8:10 pm

Assuming the changes impact the lampreys adversely.

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Re: lower itchen destruction

Post by CraigM » Wed Aug 08, 2018 11:51 am

Over twelve months on, has there been an outcome Chubman?

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Re: lower itchen destruction

Post by Santiago » Wed Aug 08, 2018 1:00 pm

A friend of mine caught and Lamprey from the lower Itchen a fewer weeks ago whilst fly fishing for sea trout. He said it was incredibly slimy. Needless to say it was foul hooked.
"....he felt the gentle touch on the line and he was happy"

Hemingway

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Re: lower itchen destruction

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Re: lower itchen destruction

Post by Tony » Sun Nov 25, 2018 3:26 pm

Hi.iI am new to the forum and live just 5 mins from Woodmil. I have been away from angling for 20 plus years and am shocked to read this about a river I have fished since I was 11 years old (47 years ago!).

Is there any update to these shenanigans?

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Re: lower itchen destruction

Post by Olly » Sun Nov 25, 2018 3:45 pm

https://www.groundwork.org.uk/Sites/sou ... southsouth

Anyone capable of doing this job here?????

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