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Irish Angling Update 1 December 2023

The angling season at Costello & Fermoyle faced challenges with high water levels early on, leading to limited fishing. Warm weather and low water levels in May prompted a temporary closure due to rising water temperatures. However, improved conditions in July led to increased salmon and sea trout activity. Despite poor salmon yields, sea trout catches saw a significant rise, totaling 842 compared to 304 in 2022.

Angling Review of 2018 Season

The 2018 angling season started of cold and wet. From the previous mid-July there was constant rain which led to high levels of water in the loughs and rivers and very wet ground conditions. The weather was cold with North and East winds, bringing heavy snow to the eastern parts of Ireland and only a…