River notice 26/19

Navigation information - Fish survey 27 and 28 August 2019

Notice is hereby given that NIEA will be carrying out fish surveys in the Lagan impoundment as part of the Water Framework Directive monitoring programme. The surveys will take place over a 48 hour period on Monday 27 and Tuesday 28 September 2019.

Sampling will be carried out at various locations including: Stranmillis Pool, Queens PEC, Bryson Lagan Sports Centre, Waterfront Hall and Lagan Weir.

Nets will be left at these locations and will be clearly marked with buoys. The nets will be close to the banks and clear of the navigation channel. River users are asked to give the nets and the NIEA inflatable boat a wide berth and keep clear of their activities.

The River Warden’s boat will be on duty to ensure that river users comply with the River Lagan Tidal Navigation and General Bye-Laws (NI) 2007 applicable to this Notice.

Peter Gallagher
River Manager
Belfast Regeneration Directorate
4th Floor, NINE Lanyon Place

23 August 2019

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