Atlantic salmon distribution in Scotland

What is it: 

Layer shows map of Atlantic salmon distribution in Scotland based on the information Marine Scotland currently holds. This has been collected since the mid 1980s from various sources including Fisheries Trust and Salmon Fishery Boards.

Information in this data set may assist with the 'Proposed Ban on the Killing of Wild Salmon Except Under Licence' consultation exercise - see link at bottom.

2019 is the focal year of the IYS, with research and outreach continuing through to 2022.


Date of Data: 2015

Links to Scotland's Marine Atlas: 
This information page is part of the theme: 
Scottish Salmon Rivers © Marine Scotland