One of the recovered sea trout
was estimated to be carrying between 4,000 and 5,000 eggs.
NRW's salmon stock assessments show an ongoing decline across Wales, with sea trout
stocks also giving cause for concern.
Many anglers assume sea trout
found in the lower beats of a river were born and bred in that river and, like salmon, are returning to home waters.
The James Hardy Memorial Cup for the largest sea trout
was won by Derek Burrel with a 14lb 9oz sea trout
caught on worm.
The fish counter - in conjunction with video cameras further upstream - means the Environment Agency can estimate the numbers of salmon and sea trout
returning to the Tyne each year.
NRW said that all 23 salmon rivers in Wales were either "at risk" or "probably at risk", while 10 of the country's 27 sea trout
rivers fell into these categories.
In what is believed to be the first rod catch of sea trout
on the Leven since the Industrial Revolution, the angler who landed the fish reported the exciting catch to the Environment Agency.
More than 15,000 salmon and sea trout
have already been recorded migrating this year up the River Tyne - a waterway in which no salmon and trout were seen 50 years ago - the highest number since records began.
WITH WATERCRESS AND QUICK TARTARE BUTTER For the trout Ingredients Approximately 200g of sea trout
per person Method 1.
Because sea trout
tastes like salmon, it is often called salmon trout.
The organic sea trout
division of No Catch has been sold just two weeks after new owners were found for the sea farming sites.
INGREDIENTS: 70g lapsang tea Retained chilli seeds and trimmings Retained ginger peel 4 x 175g sea trout
fillets 350g jasmine rice 1 /2 tbsp vegetable oilThai dressing 3tbsp oyster sauce 2 red chillies, deseeded and finely chopped (retain seeds and stalk end) 1tbsp finely chopped ginger (retain peel) 60ml vegetable oil Juice of 1 lime and 1 lemon 1 coconut 1 /2 coriander plant, finely choppedSalad 1 pack of mixed salad leaves 4 spring onions, cut into thin strips 1 /2bag beansproutsSoy marinade 3tbsp soy sauce 1tbsp light brown sugar Black pepperMETHOD: 1.
PRINCE Charles is set to back an SOS for Scotland's sea trout
when he visits Wester Ross tomorrow.
But no salmon or sea trout
had ever been caught there until Wednesday of last week when a Cork angler visiting the area and netted a 6lb salmon along with a number of sea trout
True, brown trout fishing on the Wye is reckoned to be as good as it ever was but it was never a sea trout