The salmon count at the Pitlochry Fish Ladder reached over 4000 this evening. This is a good count for this time of year and compares with 1892 in 2015, 2322 in 2014, about 2900 in 2013, 2160 in 2012, and about 3100 in 2011 on the same date.

Regular Pitlochry count updates are at and you can see all the old tweets with counts there - there's no need to sign in, but if you do sign in and "follow", you'll get a tweet each update.

Counter display at 2030 tonight

SSE's new visitor centre at Pitlochry Dam under
construction 22/6/16. It is scheduled to
open in the autumn. Please click on
the image to see a bigger picture.