Blog Archives

UFAWU Letter to DFO about Monitoring Costs

UFAWU_Letter to DFO Here is an interesting letter from the fishermen’s union to DFO about monitoring and other costs for fishermen. Of note is the section where the Union is saying that $300.00 fee and a $400.00 fee totaling $700.00 equals

Posted in Commercial Openings, Fishery Management, fishery politics

North Coast Update #8

16 08 09 North Coast Salmon Update Here is the latest North Coast Update Highlights include; Area 4 Skeena Net Fisheries: At the current TRTC estimate of 1.48 million, the remaining Canadian TAC is approximately 45,000 sockeye.  Gillnets fished Tuesday

Posted in Area 3 info, Area 4 Skeena info, Area 8 Dean Info, Commercial Openings, Fishery Management, North Coast Updates, Tyee Test Fishery

North Coast Salmon Update #7

16 08 02 North Coast Salmon Update (Autosaved) Highlight: Discussions ongoing about who to give the 36K sox to….Possibly more gillnet openings or DFO might save them for the seine pinks openings and the bycatch mortality. Area 4 (Skeena River)

Posted in Area 3 info, Area 4 Skeena info, Area 8 Dean Info, Commercial Openings, Fishery Management, North Coast Updates, Tyee Test Fishery

Galleries

The Skeena Experience

North Coast seiner

Mailing List Subscription

* = required field

Area 4 Skeena

Area 3 Nass