salmon ladder


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salmon ladder

a series of steps in a river designed to enable salmon to bypass a dam and move upstream to their breeding grounds
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An unusual attraction is the salmon ladder, by Pitlochry Dam, which helps the fish by-pass the dam and get into Loch Faskally.
Fish recordings from the new salmon ladder on the River Taff show that 243 salmon and 43 sea trout passed through to move up river and spawn and Environment Agency Wales now want to make sure that every fish entering the river has a chance to spawn.
Verdict Not the most inspiring contest, but the pick of the runners with recent form is Whispering Gallery, although it is somewhat surprising that the last winner to have contested the Cumberland Lodge en route to victory was Salmon Ladder back in 1996.
There are plenty of things to see and do in Pitlochry, such as visiting the Salmon Ladder and majestic dam, Festival Theatre, or just a stroll along the river bank, but we forgot the flora and fauna for a moment, and indulged in sizzling sausages, potatoes drizzled in butter and, of course, another tot of whisky.
There are plenty of things to see and do in Pitlochry, such as visiting the Salmon Ladder and majestic dam, Festival Theatre, or strolling along the river bank, but we forgot the flora and fauna for a moment, and indulged in sizzling sausages, potatoes drizzled in butter and, of course, another tot of whisky.
This week the Environment Agency estimated that about 100 have used the salmon ladder at Northenden Weir.
Murghem ran on well for Richard Hughes to take the Vodafone International Rated Stakes after Salmon Ladder had set a fierce pace.
Salmon Ladder can atone for his three-and-a-half-length defeat by Largesse in the Konica East Doncaster Shield last March by going one better in this mile-and-a-half event this time round.
The 13-8 shot went past Salmon Ladder in company with Salford Express over two out, before going away from the latter for a seven-lengths win.
With the salmon ladder up, the pressure is on to open it: The commercial fishermen's association is unwilling to watch its $3-million baby sit idle when the sockeye start running in July.
Obstacles include a "salmon ladder," an "ultimate cliffhanger" and a "warped wall," all staples on the TV show.
Celebrities were only required to finish one course, but Amell was willing to do a second one that he was only partially able to complete-but only after he did the salmon ladder, a difficult upper body routine which he always does on the show.