COVID-19 Latest

What is happening with the Foundation following the latest guidelines and what it means for the Fishing Passport Read more

Catch & Release Guide for Salmon

As the 2020 salmon season starts on the Wye and Usk, a new guide has been published on catch and release best practice Read more

Champagne For First Wye & Usk Salmon of 2020

With the new season starting on Tuesday 3rd March, a bottle of Pol Roger awaits the anglers catching the first salmon on both rivers. Read more

Can We Make Floods Less Severe?

With a backdrop of record river levels and widespread flooding, the Foundation's latest e-newsletter examines what needs to happen to prevent such extensive damage occurring in the future Read more

New Fishing In Wales Website

A new website for Welsh fishing is to be launched in the spring Read more

New Angling Byelaws Announced For Wales

Natural Resources Wales issue new rules for fishing in Wales Read more

River Monnow News

The latest newsletter from the Monnow Rivers Association has just been published Read more

New River Llynfi Restoration Project

The Foundation starts a project to restore a pollution-hit river in the New Year Read more

Freshwater Friends Appeal Reaches Its 2019 Target!

More than £15,000 raised in 2019 to extend our educational programme to 3,000 more local schoolchildren Read more

Autumn River Walk

Wye salmon seen spawning and trying to ascend falls on our riverwalk last Sunday Read more

Recent Floods Bring Unexpected Fishing Opportunities

Some anglers have made the most out of the high water levels Read more

Fish Pass Construction Hampered by Floods

The wet autumn brings work at Ballsgate weir on the Lugg to a premature halt Read more

More Good News from River Elan

A much-needed boost for Atlantic salmon Read more

2019 Fundraising Auction

Our thanks to everyone who helped raise £13,496 for the Foundation's river restoration projects Read more

Autumn Migration Route Inspection Underway

The Foundation's annual check to ensure salmon and trout migration routes are clear Read more

25th Anniversary Calendar

Winning entries from our photo competition will make up a spectacular 2020 calendar Read more

2019 Electrofishing Surveys Complete

The Foundation's 2019 surveys from across the Wye and Usk have been completed Read more

The Foundation's 2019 Annual Meeting

Our Annual Meeting will be at 6.30pm on Friday 18th October, 2019 at the Swan at Hay. Read more

New Project To Tackle Himalayan Balsam

The Foundation is to help with a rust fungus trial in the Wye catchment Read more

Work Starts on New Lugg Fish Pass

The biggest and most complex fish pass the Foundation has undertaken Read more

Pink Salmon Alert for Welsh Rivers

NRW issues an alert after pink salmon capture on the Welsh Dee Read more

Freshwater Friends Appeal Update

The appeal raises £6,000 so far! Read more

New Threat to Severn Estuary

A joint press release issued by several organisations on Saturday, 20th July, 2019 Read more

The New Fishing Passport Is Here

The summer edition of the Fishing Passport digital magazine is now available Read more