Monthly Archives: March 2015

Fry released into the Meikle Water, Stronsay.

On Wednesday 18th March, it was Stronsay pupils’ turn to set their fry free into the Meikle Water. Earlier on, a thick blanket of fog was rolling over the islands but it was gone by mid-morning and just like last … Continue reading

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Fry release on Sanday

With the Easter holidays approaching  fast, it was decided to release our fry, even though our young trout would probably have done with an extra week, protected from predators  in the tank…  After a quick chat with Mr and Mrs … Continue reading

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Hatching alevin video

Here’s a 4mn video montage, shot at the Sanday School, of an alevin which decided to hatch under the microscope as we were checking the embryo:

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