From a Washout to Peace and Tranquility

Nature never ceases to amaze me. Two weeks ago the river was everywhere except in its banks. Today I found four fresh redds cut.
The keeper always reckons they start on the shortest day so the brownies aren’t far out!
The pictures aren’t great but the light patches of gravel are the giveaway.
It is also Christmas time for the herons.


1 thought on “From a Washout to Peace and Tranquility

  1. Yes John as we know brown trout evolved over many thousands of years and will survive most natural disasters even if as in the Granta,s case the floods and drought cycle is a man made problem,the worry is Cambridgeshire is proposing to build thousands more houses which could mean the counties streams all drying up in summer!

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