Elver stocking

To allow eels to utilise prime eel habitat at Old Moor RSPB Reserve, in the summer of 2010 the Trust secured funding allowing the stocking fifty thousand elvers into this system of protected wetlands in the Dearne Valley. We hope that the elvers will grow into eels and begin their journey back to the Sargasso Sea, and help secure the future of this enigmatic species.

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