Fisheries Officer Paul Frear
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Thousands of fish released to boost Tees stocks

Thousands of fish are being introduced into the River Tees to continue the recovery of the river and support the wildlife which lives along its banks.

The Environment Agency is restocking with barbel, chub and dace, in the river just above Darlington, to provide sport for anglers and increase biodiversity along the river.

Fisheries officer Paul Frear said following several poor spawning seasons, nature sometimes needs a helping hand

  • 02 Feb 2016