Mick Flanagan sent us in this note:

Basil Mannion our Community Water Officer covering Offaly, Westmeath, and Laois informed us that a Biosecurity training day is taking place at Lough Owel. This is is being sponsored by Westmeath Heritage and is being given by aquatic ecologist Ross Macklin. It’s to highlight the need to protect our Native Crayfish. The training day takes place on Thursday September 5th at Lough Owel Angling Center Tullaghan, starting at 10-30am and finishing at 3pm. There is a cert available on completion of the day which will be useful to have, and lunch will be provided.

Booking is Essential more on this heritage@westmeathcoco.ie or ring 044-9332098.

Michael Flanagan
Midland Angling

Go fishing…

Midlands Angling  provide a top class Guiding service covering many of the top coarse and game waters across the Midlands. Visiting fly anglers have landed some fine trout while out with Midland Angling Guides, pike anglers also recorded some net bursting catches including many pike over 20lbs. Top waters include Lough Ree, Ennell, Owel, Lene, Mount Dalton, and Glore Lake just to mention a few.
Michael Flanagan
Midland Angling
Pike and Trout angling guide.

Telephone: +353 (0)44 9348969 or +353 (0)87 2797270
Fax: +353 (0)44 9342781
Email: mick@midlandangling.com Web: www.midlandangling.com