Warm weather can cause problems for fish because oxygen levels drop and river flows and levels reduce. Although this is normal in the summer months, it is sometimes necessary for us to go in and rescue the fish - a …
Fisheries Enforcement Officer Jim Allan started working for the Environment Agency in 1997 as part of the fisheries team in Blandford, Dorset. One of his first jobs was to rescue fish from the River Tarrant eighteen years ago almost to this day.
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