Government regulations :- All salmon must be returned to the water between 15 January and 31 March (legal requirement).
TDSFB recommendation:- Salmon:- From 1 April to 31 May. All fish are to be released .
Anglers should not fish with worms from 15th Jan to 31 May.
From 1 June to end of season :-
All hen fish of any size and all cock fish over 10lbs should be released.
All coloured and gravid fish should be released.
Anglers should only retain the very occasional clean cock fish during this whole period, where possible less than 10lbs.
Anglers should not fish with worms in September or October.
Sea Trout :- All sea trout should be released throughout the entire season.