Net Count


Date Counted: 31st December 2019


The Roe Counter site has a 3-channel crump weir spanning the breadth of the river. Each channel is built to a different level, with the central channel set at a lower level so that migratory species can get over the weir at lower water levels.

Below is the net up count for Roe Counter on the River Roe from 2012 to 2018

Year Net Up Count
2012 3526
2013 4289
2014 3427
2015 2377
2016 3809
2017 2371
2018 4305


Location of Counter

Site Details - Partial Count

1 Width of River 17.7m
3 Breadth of Channels/Arrays: 16.5m
a. Channel 1 7m
b. Channel 2 2.5m
c. Channel 3 7m
4 Electrode Total Length: 54m
5 Width Not Covered by Array 0.0
7 Operational Start Date 2100C Jan 1999
8 First Data Set Jan 1999
9 Camera 1 x Arial
10 Camera Coverage 1 – C1
11 Required Salmon Upstream every year 1833


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