Events

2018

History of Salmon lecture series (13-27 March)

Prof Hugh Cheape, Dr Julie Brown and Dr Ronald Campbell provide different insights into the history of salmon, through Gaelic and Material Culture, Commercial fishing, and Fisheries Management respectively. More details can be found here.

History of salmon lecture series

 

2017

UK DNA Working Group (5th Edition)

5-6 December, Salford University

Scotland’s Salmon Festival and Science Conference (2nd Edition)

27 August - 2 September, Inverness

Scotland’s Salmon Festival and Science Conference poster

2015

Scotland’s Salmon Festival (1st Edition)

29 August - 2 September, Inverness

2013

AST-IBIS Stocking Meeting

27-28 November, Glasgow, Scotland

  • two presentations by RLI Director, Prof. Eric Verspoor, entitled “The Importance of genetics - an explanation of salmon genetics, including population structure and natural adaptation” and “The Carron – understanding the role of stocking in stock recovery”
  • development with other scientists of a consensus view on the science related to salmon stocking

Des Saumon et des Homme 2” Collouque International

10-12 October, Brioude, France

  • presentation by RLI Director, Prof. Eric Verspoor, entitled “Review of Salmon Restoration Programmes in Europe”, an overview arising from the SALARC Project.
  • exploratory talks with individuals associated with the French “Marathon du saumon” festival in relation to the development of the Inverness Salmon Festival.

 

Des Saumon et des Homme 2” Collouque International poster