Tag Archive for 'Nick Vining'

Atlantic salmon and sea trout from Guernsey’s west coast

June 13th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Two salmonids turn up in Guernsey waters.  These species can be confused because of their similar appearance. During high tide at 3 pm on 11 June 2011 an Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar, was caught near Fort Hommet on Guernsey’s west coast.  The salmon was captured using a live sand eel as bait.  The salmon weighed […]

Diplodus bream population in Guernsey waters

May 31st, 2011 by Richard Lord

Martyn Vinning, Manager at Phoenix Fish in St Peter Port, received an unusual bream, which he brought to my attention on the morning of 31 May 2011.  He thought it might be a white bream, Diplodus sargus.  The bream had been caught by Nick Vining netting off Ladies Bay on the north coast of Guernsey […]