Esturine Fish Population Surveys

Casterbridge Fisheries are equipped to carry out transitional fish community surveys, using a variety of techniques including foreshore seine netting, 2m beam trawling and fyke netting. We have both rigid and inflatable craft, equipped to work in the shallow estuaries or open seas.

Our staff our trained in marine fish identification and fish species, and abundance are recorded in different salinity zones in Spring and Autumn in accordance with Water Framework surveillance procedures and the current Environment Agency survey methodology.

We are an established company, specialising in all aspects of water, fishing and fishery management