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Mersey Salmon

By cyclopse
This is a sight I thought i would never see in my life time, a salmon in the river mersey in the north west of england, this river once had the title of dirtiest river in europe. I saw several salmon jumping near the branch that was stook on the weir so sat there patiently for hours untill i got this image. Techical details are f8-1/1000/iso400

Tags: Wildlife and nature

Voters: beaniebabe, albi, jimbo_t and 24 more


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X5DJM 15 26 England
2 Nov 2005 8:38AM
Thanks for waiting, looks good and you've captured the action well.
lauraHB 15 121 Ireland
2 Nov 2005 8:59AM
great capture
lauraHB 15 121 Ireland
2 Nov 2005 8:59AM
great capture! has to be seen in the enlarged version
Ajack 15
2 Nov 2005 9:01AM
Excellent capture.
Alan
Joartlover 16 3 United Kingdom
2 Nov 2005 9:05AM
Well done. That was worth waiting for. Click.

JO.
Ade_Osman 18 4.5k 36 England
2 Nov 2005 9:08AM
A large click for your patience......Good work.

Ade
Toppix 16 56 1 England
2 Nov 2005 9:32AM
Great timing and good image even if you are suffering from boredom and frostbite.
Ian
Mari 17 1.8k United Kingdom
2 Nov 2005 10:01AM
Very well captured, magic
Mari Smile
cyclopse 16 229
2 Nov 2005 10:06AM
thanks for the kind comments,im glad you all liked it

thanks
chris
pcjackso Junior Member 16 7
2 Nov 2005 10:11AM
Cracking shot
Pauline
geoffwd 15 1 United Kingdom
2 Nov 2005 10:33AM
Excellent capture
jimbo_t 17 959 England
2 Nov 2005 12:50PM
Bloody hell, I thought the only fish in the mersey were brown trout Wink
Nice shot.
Jim
albi 16 68 1 England
2 Nov 2005 1:05PM
Well caught..
Tony
beaniebabe 15 2.3k England
3 Nov 2005 7:56AM
wonderful shot, I would love to see this type of thing whereabouts on the mersey was it please.....I went to scotland a few years ago and couldn't see any....salmon fascinate me

thanks Angie x
cyclopse 16 229
3 Nov 2005 8:03AM
Beanbabe, this was in woolston in Warrington if you know warrington at all its down Weir lane of the a57
thanks for the nice comments

chris

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