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DFO Recreational Fishing Notice 2018

By |June 21st, 2018|Categories: Public Access|

CLICK HERE: DFO Rec. Fishing Notice 2018 This notice from DFO provides information on planned conservation measures for Northern and Southern B.C. Chinook Salmon - implemented beginning June 1, 2018.  Key Points (our Skeena region is [...]

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2018 Community Meeting – Food Fish Planning

By |June 21st, 2018|Categories: Public Access|

2018 Gitksan Planning POWERPOINT In February of 2018, GWA staff held community meetings to provide updates on upcoming Skeena fisheries as well as a review of the 2017 fishing season. This document includes:  2017 Review: [...]

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I.F. Management Plan

By |May 16th, 2017|Categories: Public Access|

This document outlines DFO's policies and guidelines to refer to throughout the season. Gitksan community meetings are in place to gather feedback to then pressure DFO to alter this IFMP document to accommodate our demands. [...]

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Pacific Salmon Treaty

By |March 24th, 2017|Categories: Public Access|

Standing agreement between Canada and the United States regarding the cooperative management of Pacific salmon stocks. This document outlines the regulation of the Alaskan interception and has further implications to the annual returns to [...]

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Lake Babine Inland Fishery Information

By |March 14th, 2017|Categories: Public Access|

We have put together an information document in collaboration with the LBN to explain the fishery going on in their region in response to some concerns we heard at the meeting. Click to view [...]

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February 1st Gitksan Fishery Community Meeting

By |March 6th, 2017|Categories: Public Access|

Visual presentation slides from the February 1st Gitksan Fishery Community Meeting. The presentation covered: 1)background information on the preseason forecasts and sockeye trends through the years, as well as contrasting the 2017 situation to [...]

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