FISH FARM CLOSURES

TAFI ON FISH FARM CLOSING. The Trout Anglers Federation of Ireland (TAFI) wishes to express its disappointment and frustration regarding the direction being taken by the Board of Inland Fisheries Ireland with regard to their proposed closure of IFI Fish...

87 rivers open for salmon angling in 2014 – Minister O’Dowd also retains lower...

Mr Fergus O’Dowd T.D., Minister of State at the Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources, has approved a suite of regulations and bye-laws that will govern the wild salmon fishery in 2014. These will come into effect from...

I.T.F.F.A. Leinster Championships On Owel By Denis Goulding.

I.T.F.F.A. Leinster Corcoran Cup Lough Owel Leinster I.T.F.F.A. would like to thank Lough Owel Anglers Association for all their help, and to Jack and Michael Doolin and Dermot Brohan of the I.F.I. for their help also. It was a calm sunny...

World Cup Results And Pictures

Click on a link below to download a results file. Thursday results Friday Results Saturday Results Sunday Results Final Day results hello A selection of photos from the 2014 World Cup

Trilogy written by Anthony O’Malley Daly

Fellow Angler Fergal Symth is now working for the Asthma Society and was approached at Christmas in relation to a book called Trilogy which was written by Anthony O’Malley Daly. I don’t know if you are familiar with the...

Press Release from Trout Anglers Federation of Ireland

TROUT ANGLERS FEDERATION OF IRELAND Cónaidhm Iascairí Breac na hÉireann The Official National Governing Organisation Established 1931 Press Release. The Trout Anglers Federation of Ireland, having consulted extensively with its membership on the review of the 1959 fisheries act, have been mandated to oppose...

A Tribute to Anthony O’Malley Daly R.I.P.

In May 2012, Anthony O’Malley Daly advertised on a Ballyshannon community bulletin board for help with typing. I inquired about the work at Inisfáil, a yellow-and-red house on College Street. I was introduced to a man who sat by...

Promoting Youth Angling: 2014 Angling Fair

Irish Trout Fly Fishing Association juvenile anglers were on a recruitment drive last weekend at the 2014 Annual Angling Fair. The lads were on hand to encourage juveniles to consider fly angling as a pastime with Ciaran Reilly from...

Inland Fisheries Ireland announces the cessation of IFI fish farm operations

Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) has today (26.04.16) announced its intention to phase out its fish farming operations over the coming years. A plan will now be developed to implement this decision. The IFI Board, having reviewed the fish farm operations...

Discovery of ‘Dragonfish’ in River Suck Highlights Danger of Illegal Aquarium Releases to Native...

The recent discovery by a local angler of the decaying remains of an exotic fish specimen in the River Suck at Correen Ford in the Midlands has raised further concern of the threat to our native wildlife from aquarium...