Riverfly Newsletter Spring 2017

Riverfly Newsletter Spring 2017

Big thanks to everyone who managed to get out and take samples over the past few months. We actually had a fairly dry winter for a change which made sampling conditions a lot more favourable than last year’s prolonged flooding. We’ve also had a busy time here in the...
Orange spots in Gammarid shrimp

Orange spots in Gammarid shrimp

Riverfly monitors may be interested in a project which aims to establish the distribution of a fish parasite that uses the freshwater shrimp Gammarus pulex as an intermediate host. The parasite is a spiny-headed worm called Pomphorynchus. It causes the shrimp Gammarus...
Adopt-a-Riverbank

Adopt-a-Riverbank

  The Adopt-A-Riverbank project aimed to get as many people as possible engaged in visiting and monitoring their local riverbank. The project was conceived as an initiative to develop and broaden the activities of Pembrokeshire Rivers Trust, building on projects that...
Riverfly Newsletter July 2016

Riverfly Newsletter July 2016

  Natural Resources Wales March to July 2016 Riverfly Monitoring Newsletter is now available to view, with results of kick sampling and monitoring work carried out by Rivers Trusts volunteers across Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion. Many thanks to all...