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    Yesterday, 11:13 PM
    Gauldalen replied to a thread Moggy Photos in Picture Gallery
    Lovely picture! Thanks!
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  • MCXFisher's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:57 PM
    Charming, thank you. I'm somewhat younger than you but fully understand the underlying feelings and sentiments.
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    Yesterday, 10:41 PM
    Gauldalen replied to a thread Moggy Photos in Picture Gallery
    Sorry, but the attached picture does not show up! Please use «Go advanced» instead of «Post Quick Reply» to sort out the problem! Thanks!
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  • MCXFisher's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:00 PM
    The MCX Dark Shrimp. It's my own design but owing to disability I have it professionally tied. Some people have said it's a copy of the Stinchar...
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  • Gauldalen's Avatar
    11-11-2019, 09:06 PM
    I wish you a good and speedy recovery! :thumb: G.
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    11-11-2019, 05:19 PM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Salmon Reel in General Board
    No it's not. You sent me out to walk Niamh instead. By the way, it's spelt orf :)
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    10-11-2019, 08:20 PM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Salmon Reel in General Board
    Yes, I'm aware that I was indeed guilty of teaching someone to suck eggs. Guilty as charged, but it was aimed as much as others making...
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    10-11-2019, 07:00 PM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Salmon Reel in General Board
    Firefly, I could not have said it better. There's no point spending £900 on a trophy reel only to find it's totally out of balance with your rod...
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  • MCXFisher's Avatar
    10-11-2019, 06:45 PM
    First, I wish to echo Gauldalen's excellent philosophical post. That lesson came home to me in Norway in 2017, when I was lucky enough to see quite...
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    10-11-2019, 06:36 PM
    Gauldalen replied to a thread General Election in The Lounge
    I certainly do not wish to intervene in the «general election» thread, as a foreign member, but for the sake of clarity and honest information, I...
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  • Gauldalen's Avatar
    09-11-2019, 11:34 PM
    Well, after 64 years of fishing and 61 years since my first salmon, one could think that there is not much more one can learn, but there is! First...
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    09-11-2019, 09:59 PM
    Andrezj, If you don’t know what to do with the flies you tie up and don’t like, like this one, you can always send them to me!! :thumb: :thumb:
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    08-11-2019, 05:03 PM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Hatcheries in General Board
    No, it's a rough description of the colour you turned the Ure when you came as my guest in August 2017 :)
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    08-11-2019, 01:20 PM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Hatcheries in General Board
    Jockie, I largely concur with your views. As we all know, and has often been said on the Forum, rod catches are a poor analogue for fish numbers...
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  • Gauldalen's Avatar
    07-11-2019, 09:10 PM
    Yes, the mileage! You have approximately 500 kms of driving, between six and seven hours on these roads! Much better to use Kirkenes airport! You...
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  • MCXFisher's Avatar
    07-11-2019, 07:03 PM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Hatcheries in General Board
    For the avoidance of any doubt, I am not a fishery scientist.
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  • Gauldalen's Avatar
    07-11-2019, 06:05 PM
    It all depends on where you are going to fish in Finnmark. From the south of Norway, the most important airports are, from West to East: Tromsø,...
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  • MCXFisher's Avatar
    07-11-2019, 01:13 PM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Hatcheries in General Board
    He did not offer a point of view relevant to the debate in progress on the thread. Having dismissed the thread as nonsense he then went on to insult...
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    07-11-2019, 04:07 AM
    flyman replied to a thread egret in Picture Gallery
    The egrets are slowly moving into Scotland.No doubt to some form of global warming.I have seen all the european Egrets in Britain.and was expecting...
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  • MCXFisher's Avatar
    06-11-2019, 11:54 PM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Hatcheries in General Board
    I disagree. Not every discussion on a Forum has to reach concrete conclusions, least of all on subjects as complex as the virtues and vices of...
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    06-11-2019, 06:05 PM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Hatcheries in General Board
    Exactly so, but the light trigger also activates the prior life stage from bottom crawler (or sleeper) to mobile nymph. It's the nymph stage that's...
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    06-11-2019, 02:18 PM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Hatcheries in General Board
    No, because the invertebrate lifecycle is triggered by changes in light levels not water temperature.
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    06-11-2019, 12:02 AM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Hatcheries in General Board
    There was some very good work on this issue reported in the Headwaters to Headland scientific conference. The consensus of opinion and available...
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    05-11-2019, 11:01 PM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Hatcheries in General Board
    The research suggests that if the temperature differential between river and sea temperatures is greater than 4-6C smolts have increasing difficulty...
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    05-11-2019, 01:38 PM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Hatcheries in General Board
    No, it doesn't have to be a marine issue. A great deal depends on where you draw the boundary between river and sea. I consider that it's...
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    05-11-2019, 10:15 AM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Hatcheries in General Board
    I'm at a loss to identify the source of the claim at the start of paragraph 7.2.1 on page 39 of "15-20%" return rates in the 70s and 80s, when in...
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    05-11-2019, 12:12 AM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Hatcheries in General Board
    Please show me that evidence. And please don't offer the deeply flawed AST materials based on the ICES abundance model, which has been...
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    05-11-2019, 12:07 AM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Hatcheries in General Board
    Jockie, I'm not saying that there are no problems at sea, just that the change in survival is not the 'order of magnitude' claimed by some and...
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    05-11-2019, 12:00 AM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Hatcheries in General Board
    The point I was making Andy was that there can be many reasons for population declines - in this case specifically in the 'double dip' - of which...
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    04-11-2019, 11:53 PM
    MCXFisher replied to a thread Hatcheries in General Board
    Who needs tuna when you've got nearly 300 dolphins offshore from some of Scotland's premier salmon rivers from March to September (interesting timing...
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