torgoch

torgoch

(ˈtɔːɡɒx)
n
(Animals) a type of char or mountain trout
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Rwan mae hwn yn lwybr cyfarwydd, byddaf yn rhedeg heibio Llyn y Gadair, lle arferai fy nhaid bysgota, er rhaid cyfaddef dwi rioed di gweld pysgodyn Torgoch yr Arctig a does dim syniad gennyf os bu fy nhaid, Morgan Thomas, ddigon ffodus i ddal un o rhain?
Now a project to re-establish populations of torgoch - known as Arctic charr in English - has seen thousands of hatchlings returned to their natural habitat.
THOUSANDS of rare fish called torgoch have been released into a Snowdonia lake to halt their decline.
The lake - a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) - is home to salmon, trout and the rare Torgoch or Arctic char.
Sidney, British Columbia: Torgoch Publications, 2002.
The news was welcomed by Seiont, Gwyrfai and Llyfni Angling Society secretary Huw Hughes, who said: "We hope there will be a boost in the numbers of the Torgoch (Arctic charr).
But declining numbers of the charr (also known as the torgoch) in Llyn Padarn are causing fears for their future.
A further 500 fish will be released into each lake later in the year Arctic charr can only be found in a few cold, deep lakes where they have developed into distinct populations but declining numbers of the charr (also known as the torgoch) in Llyn Padarn are causing fears for their future.
The lake is a designated site of special scientific interest (SSSI) and is home to the Torgoch or Arctic Char, a rare fish that has survived in the lake since the Ice Age.
Blue green algal blooms have occurred at the Llanberis lake over the last few years and concerns have been raised that sewage effluent may threaten its unique population of rare arctic charr (Torgoch).
Two miles long and up to 100-feet deep, it is home to the Torgoch, a rare member of the Char family.
The Torgoch or rare arctic char may die at Llyn Padarn, Llanberis if no action is taken to stop sewage from seeping into its waters.