The State should draw on the expertise of the European beaver to restore river habitats and save the wild salmon, according to a Co Waterford fishery owner. Nicholas Grubb, who owns the Dromana fishery on the river Blackwater, says recent trials in Scotland show the beaver’s potential for improving river habitats. “This would be far more economic than continuing to pour vast sums into scientific research while wild salmon stocks continue to decline,” he says…
Irish Times, 06/04/15. Read the full article ‘European beaver could help save wild salmon stocks‘.