New Angling Book from one of Ireland’s foremost Lure Anglers

I was unlucky enough to break my elbow a couple of weeks ago which has put a stop to my fishing for a while......

Inland Fisheries Ireland & Scouting Ireland launch new angling handbook

The 'Introduction to Angling’ handbook aims to encourage more young people in Ireland to give fishing a try. Inland Fisheries Ireland is teaming up with...
Habitats Conversation Fund 2022

Funding of up to €1m available for fisheries conservation

Minister Ryan welcomes launch of Inland Fisheries Ireland’s ‘Habitats and Conservation’ Funding Call Inland Fisheries Ireland, the state agency responsible for the protection and...

Salmon Watch Ireland Annual Conference 2021 – River Barriers

Salmon Watch Ireland (SWIRL) is a not for profit, membership-based organisation dedicated to the restoration of wild salmon numbers in Ireland. SWIRL organises an...

Inland Fisheries Ireland seeks views on ways to improve Wild Salmon and Sea Trout...

Inland Fisheries Ireland, the state agency that has responsibility for the protection and conservation of freshwater fish and habitats, has launched an important public...

Proposed conservation byelaw prohibiting angling for Arctic Char

Public consultation: have your say before November 16th Inland Fisheries Ireland has launched a public consultation on the proposed introduction of a conservation byelaw, prohibiting...

2021 Salmon & Sea Trout Angling logbooks now due for return

Salmon and Sea Trout Anglers who fished during the 2021 season are being asked to please return their logbooks and any unused gill tags. Inland...

Convictions, fines and boat forfeiture for illegal fishing in Dundalk

Two men in Dundalk have been convicted of illegally killing pike and have been ordered to pay fines following prosecutions taken by Inland Fisheries...

Increase in illegal fishing activity recorded during Covid-19

Over 33,000 patrols undertaken by Inland Fisheries Ireland officers in 2020, as illegal fishing activity rose during Covid-19 last year Patrol drones and surveillance equipment...
Farmed salmon encountered in the Dawros River

Farmed salmon encountered in wild salmon river a “serious cause for concern” in Connemara

Inland Fisheries Ireland, the state agency responsible for the protection and conservation of freshwater fish and habitats, is investigating farmed salmon recovered from the...