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PostSubject: Re: New Eel pass install - volunteers wanted!   Wed Aug 14, 2013 6:32 am

talking to someone yesterday, a foron student at mosly lock, he was into fishing, he said he had seen lots of eels, not elvers going up the fish pass, not coming down it or some thing like that, at winsour lock, just passing this info on
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PostSubject: Re: New Eel pass install - volunteers wanted!   Wed Aug 14, 2013 12:31 pm

John here is the bottom of the Molesey pass, typical bristle set up and very effective

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PostSubject: Re: New Eel pass install - volunteers wanted!   Thu Aug 15, 2013 11:58 am

Here's a nice pic! lol!






Clockwise from top left: Tim (Wandle Trust), Richard (all over the place), The Crazy Crab (East of India)



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PostSubject: Re: New Eel pass install - volunteers wanted!   Thu Aug 15, 2013 1:17 pm

So thats why he wears the helmet!
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PostSubject: Re: New Eel pass install - volunteers wanted!   Thu Aug 15, 2013 2:55 pm

LIKE IT lol! 

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Richard Crimp wrote:
Here's a nice pic! lol!






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PostSubject: Re: New Eel pass install - volunteers wanted!   Thu Aug 15, 2013 7:36 pm

lol! 
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PostSubject: Re: New Eel pass install - volunteers wanted!   Thu Aug 15, 2013 10:42 pm

lol! 
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PostSubject: Re: New Eel pass install - volunteers wanted!   Fri Aug 16, 2013 6:39 am

there were a few more pics taken, can we get hold of them please, thats if they have not been delited affraid 

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PostSubject: Re: New Eel pass install - volunteers wanted!   Fri Aug 16, 2013 10:36 am

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PostSubject: Re: New Eel pass install - volunteers wanted!   Tue Aug 20, 2013 3:54 pm

Hearing today that 2 elvers were found in the Hogsmill trap upstream of the new pass. Early days but signs are hopefull. They only had 3 all year before this, that is hard going so rewards even greater. Smile 
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PostSubject: Re: New Eel pass install - volunteers wanted!   Tue Aug 20, 2013 8:50 pm

Last week watched an eel of about 2 - 3 lb move from about 5 yards upstream of the pass all the way as far as you can walk beyond the council offices.  Only a couple of foot of water so could see everything.

It looked like it wasn't even trying in the strong flow and when it wanted to kick on, it was gone in a flash.   Awesome power.

As it went it was brushing the flanks of chub all along and they didn't flinch.  Interesting to watch.

On a side note, have caught 5 eels in the last 2 sessions all around the 1.5-2lb mark - full moon turned them on maybe - anyway, there's no shortage of that age group in the river.
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PostSubject: Re: New Eel pass install - volunteers wanted!   Thu Aug 22, 2013 11:08 pm

David Harvey wrote:
Hearing today that 2 elvers were found in the Hogsmill trap upstream of the new pass. Early days but signs are hopefull. They only had 3 all year before this, that is hard going so rewards even greater. Smile 
The Wandle Trust and the ZSL were talking about installing another one a little further up river as well Dave, apparently there's another obstruction.


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