EILEEN CARROLL MURPHY from the IFI office in Macroom reports on the salmon and sea trout fishing on a number of salmon fisheries In the Cork Kerry area.

KILLARNEY LAKES AND LOUGH LEANE

3 salmon landed on the Lower Lake weighing 7lbs, 8 lbs and 10 lbs all caught trolling by local anglers.  2 salmon landed on the Middle Lake weighing 7lbs and 8lbs caught by local anglers trolling.  2 salmon landed on the Upper Lake weighing 6 lbs each, caught trolling by local anglers.  1 salmon of 7lbs landed on the Long Range river caught by a local angler on worms.  Water medium.

RIVER LAUNE BEATS 1 AND 2

1 salmon of 10lbs landed on Beat 2 by a Cork angler spinning.

KILLARNEY FLESK

6 salmon landed for the week, two weighing 6lbs each caught by local anglers on the worm, two weighing 5lbs each also by local anglers spinning, one salmon of 7 lbs and one of 8lbs caught by local anglers also spinning.

RIVER LEE

7 salmon landed for the week, biggest was 10 lbs, the rest averaged 6lbs each all landed by City anglers.

RIVER BANDON

5 salmon landed for the week, biggest weighed in at 7 lbs caught on a fly by a local angler.