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Thames (Salmon)

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Environment – in the House of Commons at 2:30 pm on 17th May 1995.

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Photo of Paul Beresford Paul Beresford Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Environment) 2:30 pm, 17th May 1995

I understand that the National Rivers Authority recorded 238 salmon in the river in 1994, confirming the marked improvements achieved in recent years. The actual number of salmon returning to the river in that year is likely to have been greater.