Since 1987, the Foundation has published reports on a range of topics, including salmon recovery plans for specific watersheds and independent reviews of the management of specific fisheries and industries that may affect salmon. In addition to reports authored or co-authored by the Foundation, the searchable library also includes the holdings o the Pacific Fisheries Resource Conservation Council, which was an advisory body to the federal fisheries minister from 1999-2012.

 

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A future outlook on the effects of climate change on coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) habitats in the Cariboo-Chilcotin

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Gravel Mining Effects on British Columbia’s Wild Fish

Pacific Fisheries Resource Conservation Council   Conseil pour la conservation des ressources halieutiques du pacifique …

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What’s Happening to Wild Salmon in Your Community? What the Council Heard: Fort Langley & Sechelt Public Meetings: March 3/5 08

This report provides a summary of the feedback captured at the Fort Langley and Sechelt …

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Community salmon education program

Our community salmon education program aimed to increase the education and awareness of salmon, their …

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PSF Submission, Federal Aquaculture Act Consultation Jan 14 2021

PSF made a formal submission in January to DFO’s consultation regarding the creation of a …

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Building for the Future: October 15th 2010 By Sue Staniforth and Kristine Webber, Staniforth & Associates for Fraser Salmon and Watersheds Program A Participatory Evaluation of the First Five Years of the Fraser Salmon and Watersheds Program.

Executive …

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FSWP Coquihalla (Ladner Creek) Side-Channel – Phase II

Historic and ongoing anthropogenic activities have negatively impacted the aquatic ecosystem of the Coquihalla River …

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Salmon Hero Honoured by Fraser Salmon & Watersheds Program

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NSTC In-Season Salmon Abundance and Health Indicator Program – A Feasibility Study

The purpose of the project is to measure the in-season abundance of sockeye in the …

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PSF Statement re Discovery Islands Decision December 18, 2020

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Langley Environmental Partners Society Salmon Points Rewards Program (Salmon Chums) Project Backgrounder, April 2009

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Coquitlam River Watershed Roundtable Core Committee Meeting Port Coquitlam City Hall, May 26, 2011

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Naturally Functioning Riparian Ecosystems

Cariboo riparian …

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FRASER ASSEMBLY 2009 “OPPORTUNITIES FOR COLLABORATION” JUNE 9TH & 10TH

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Horsefly Watershed Planning and Capacity Building

To continue with watershed governance development, capacity building within the community and priority setting within …

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PSF Salmon Life Cycle

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Upgrading the North Thompson Sustainable Watershed Atlas

– A summary of Input from six Community Forums – “Next …

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Bequests to the Pacific Salmon Foundation – Instructions and Sample Language

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FARMLAND – RIPARIAN INTERFACE STEWARDSHIP PROGRAM (FRISP)

FRISP provides training, technical information, advice, prescriptions, project cost estimates, and support for riparian enhancement, …

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Ecosystem Based Management Planning and Salmon in the XGCA

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2009 Chilko River Roundtable Meetings Summary and an Overview of Ecosystem Based Management Planning and its Potential Benefits to Fish in the Xeni Gwet’in Caretaker Area

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StewardshipWorks! Funding for Success Workshop

The Stewardship Centre for BC recently sponsored a gathering of 37 participants in Vancouver to …

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First Nations FSC Catch Database Project

The FSC Catch Database Project was a multi-year effort to design, customize, and implement a …

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Evolution of Commercial Salmon Fisheries in British Columbia (The)

This paper traces the trends in fisheries management from the 1960s to the present period. …

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Salmon Stocks

(Background Paper by Carl Walters and Josh Korman, June 1999) Providing a broad species by …

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Feasibility of fishwheel use for escapement estimation and results from salmon radio-tracking on the lower Fraser River in 2008

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Capacity Building: A Framework For Strengthening Stewardship In BC

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Upper Fraser Youth Watershed Leadership Project

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Summary Report. Best Practices forum – In-river Economic Salmon Fisheries

An open First Nations forum on new in-river commercial salmon fishing …

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Responsible Fishing in Canada’s Pacific Region Salmon Fisheries: Synopsis

This is a synopsis of the full report, Responsible Fishing in Canada’s Pacific Region Salmon …

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Responsible Fishing in Canada’s Pacific Region Salmon Fisheries

This report specifically addresses the issue of responsible fishing in  Canada’s Pacific Region with a …

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Future of the Fraser Salmon

To understand the changes to watershed shed and impacts to wild Salmon and Stó:l? First …

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Assessment of the Canadian and Alaskan sockeye stocks harvested in the northern boundary fisheries using run reconstruction techniques, 1982 – 2001

Abstract Detailed information on the catch, escapement, migration timing and behaviour of northern boundary sockeye …

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State of the ocean report for the Pacific North Coast Integrated Management Area (PNCIMA)

Abstract As part of a national ecosystem review of large ocean management areas, this report …

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Indicators of Climate Change in British Columbia, 2002

Summary Both the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and the US National Academy of …

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Community Awareness through Storm Drain Marking

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Survival and Timing of Sockeye Returns to the Fraser River Assessed using Fishwheels, Radiotelemetry and Additional Monitoring of In-river Fisheries, 2010

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Strategy Clinic & Fundraising Training

Enabling regional success in behaviour change via two workshops: Strategy Clinic & Fundraising …

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Assessment of the in-river survival, migration rates and fishery impacts on spring-run Chinook salmon and summer-run sockeye stocks using radio-telemetry and near-shore species composition in the lower Fraser River using fishwheels.

In recent years, the Mission hydroacoustic program has been met with criticism, and errors have …

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Lower Fraser River Sockeye Recreational Hook and Release Mortality Study

Preliminary Investigations into Short-term Hooking Mortality of Sockeye Caught and Released at Grassy Bar, Fraser …

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Beyond the Mixed-stock Fishery

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Wild Pacific Salmon Policy Forum 3: Summary Report

Introduction On December 8, 2005, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) convened 60 …

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An Upstream Battle: declines in 10 Pacific salmon stocks and solutions for their survival

Executive Summary This report profiles the current status and trends of 10 examples of salmon …

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FSWP small grants and promotional items

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Evaluation of Fraser River Sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka) spawning distribution following COSEWIC and IUCN Redlist guidelines

Abstract Sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka) from the Fraser River are scheduled to be assessed by …

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Sea lice (Lepeophtheirus salmonis) infection rates on juvenile pink (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) and chum (Oncorhynchus keta) salmon in the nearshore marine environment of British Columbia, Canada

Abstract This study compared sea lice (Lepeophtheirus salmonis) infestation rates on juvenile pink (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) …

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Biocomplexity and fisheries sustainability

Abstract A classic example of a sustainable fishery is that targeting sockeye salmon in Bristol …

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Shuswap Lake Watershed & Foreshore Mapping Project

The Shuswap Lake Watershed & Foreshore Mapping Project uses orthophotos and video with GPS technology …

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The Use of Groundwater Upwelling Areas by Interior Fraser Coho

Summer water temperatures in the Southern Interior region of British Columbia frequently approach or exceed …

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Salmon Aquaculture Forum: Discussion Paper on Practices & Findings (The)

The authors report on their extensive stakeholder discussions and public policy research on best practices …

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Watershed Assessment and Evaluation Decision Support Tool, Fraser Basin Pilot

The Watershed Evaluation and Decision Support Tool project focused on the development of data and …

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Helping Pacific Salmon Survive the Impact of Climate Change on Freshwater Habitats: Pursuing Proactive and Reactive Adaptation Strategies

Description For many generations in western Canada, five species of Pacific salmon have provided a …

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Understanding Values in Canada’s North Pacific: Capturing Values from Commercial Fisheries

Summary Often the role commercial fishing plays in communities is poorly documented; this is the …

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Evaluation of restoration activities on the Horsefly River Riparian Conservation Area

This project had three separate, but related components. The first was to develop an evaluation …

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Evaluating the vulnerability of freshwater fish habitats to the effects of climate change in the Cariboo-Chilcotin: Part II – Summary of results

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Conference on Early Migration and Premature Mortality in Fraser River Late-Run Sockeye Salmon: Proceedings

Description This is a report on the proceedings of a conference held at the University …

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Fraser Salmon and Watersheds Program. 2008 Overview & 2009 Direction

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Report of Working Group 19 on Ecosystem-based Management Science and its Application to the North Pacific

Summary This report provides a summary of the emerging consensus on indicators of marine ecosystems, …

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Mountain Pine Beetle: Salmon are suffering too

Climate change, mountain pine beetles and salvage logging add to challenges facing BC’s spectacular Fraser …

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2009 NSTC In-Season Salmon Abundance and Health Indicator Program

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Salmon Dissection Diagrams w/ Answer Key (Grades 4-6)

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What’s Happening to Wild Salmon in Your Community? What the Council Heard: Haida Gwaii/QCI Public Meetings October 4-5, 2008

This report provides a summary of what the Council heard during it’s two public community …

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FSWP Restoration Effectiveness Monitoring

Mainstem river fish habitat restoration projects have been conducted in a number of impacted watersheds …

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Data Management Advisor Activity Summary

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State of Salmon Conservation in the Central Coast Area: Background Paper

Areas 6-10 of British Columbia’s Central Coast, provides a good measure of the current state …

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Presentation: PSF Benchmarks Workplan

Summary This presentation, delivered by Katrina Connors at a Skeena Salmon Program Data Review workshop …

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Creating Successful Watershed Roundtables

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Commercial Fisheries Catch Statistics

Description A website page containing links to historical catch data on the commercial Pacific salmon …

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Horsefly River Watershed Management Plan-Continuation of WFSP Stage 2 and 3

The Horsefly River Roundtable mission statement is:                  …

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EVALUATION FRASER SALMON AND WATERSHEDS PROGRAM. REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP)

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Mountain Pine Beetle & the current governance conundrum A Perspective from the Upper Fraser Fisheries Conservation Council

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Summary of a Benchmark Analysis for Lake Sockeye CUs in the Skeena Watershed (DRAFT, May 24,2012)

This draft report describes the preliminary results of a stock-recruit analysis focused on Skeena lake …

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Conflicts Between Agriculture and Salmon in the Eastern Fraser Valley

Agriculture operations in the eastern Fraser Valley have resulted in substantial reductions in stream, wetland …

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Policy for the Management of Fish Habitat

Summary This document provides a statement of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans’ policy objectives, …

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Managing biodiversity in Pacific salmon: the evolution of the Skeena River sockeye salmon fishery in British Columbia

Abstract Mixed-stock harvest of wild and enhanced salmon stocks greatly complicates the conservation of salmon …

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Farmland Riparian Interface Stewardship Program

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FSC Catch Database

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LIQUID GOLD: GROUNDWATER. Elevating the Importance

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Babine Watershed Indicator Data Summary Report

This project was commissioned by the Babine Watershed Monitoring Trust, as part of its mandate …

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Bonaparte River Watershed Summary

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2009/10 FINAL REPORT Template

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A Summary of Juvenile Salmonid Trapping in the Lillooet Lake Catchment, Including Lillooet and Birkenhead Rivers, 2010.

While the presence and spawning habits of chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) in the Birkenhead River …

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Crisis in Fisheries Education: Council Advisory 2001 (A)

Effective management of fisheries on sound conservation principles is essential if we are to maintain …

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What are the impacts of salmon farming on wild Pacific Salmon? Council Presentation

“What are the impacts of salmon farming on wild Pacific Salmon ?” Brian Riddell, Science …

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North Thompson Sustainable Watershed Atlas

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Scientific Reports: ‘Descriptive multi-agent epidemiology via molecular screening on Atlantic salmon farms in the northeast Pacific Ocean’

Rapid expansion of salmon aquaculture has resulted in high‑density populations that host diverse infectious agents, …

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Water Wise: Water Conservation & Watershed Health Education

Our education of school age students reaches over 55 elementary, secondary, & alternate classes, with …

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Fish and Water Management Tool Project Assessments: Record of Management Strategy and Decisions for the 2006-2007 Water Year

Abstract The fish-and-water management tools (FWMT) system is a coupled set of 4 biophysical models …

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PSF Salmon Vocabulary Game

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Sand and Gravel Management and Fish-Habitat Protection in British Columbia Salmon and Steelhead Steams

Sand, gravel and other sediments within and adjacnt to spawning and rearing streambeds are fundamental …

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Addressing Threats to Fraser Salmon and Watersheds through Behaviour Change Strategies

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IPCC, 2007: Summary for Policymakers

Abstract This Summary sets out the key policy-relevant findings of the Fourth Assessment of Working …

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Recovering Lakelse Lake Sockeye Salmon: Lakelse Lake Sockeye Recovery Plan (LLSRP)

Summary Sockeye escapements to Lakelse Lake have been low in recent years and appear to …

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Proceedings of the National Meeting on Applying the Precautionary Approach in Fisheries Management

Abstract A joint Fisheries Management and Science workshop was convened in Ottawa on February 10-12, …

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Integrated Strategic Planning

Presented at Wild Salmon Policy Forum, March …

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Appendix B: Summary of Fortune Creek Hydrology

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Data Management Advisor Position Upper Fraser Survey Results

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Marine and Coastal Ecosystem Services: A report on ecosystem services in the Pacific North Coast Integrated Management Area (PNCIMA) on the British Columbia coast

Description The purpose of this report is to present known information about ecosystem services and …

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Hammersley Pump Upgrade Phase 1: Assessment and Conceptual Design

The Mountain Slough, near Agassiz, BC, has been identified as a priority slough by many …

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Xeni Gwet’in Caretaker Area – Habitat Restoration & Enhancement

The 2008 project represents a substantial step forward for the crew by implementing interventions that …

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FIrst Nations Inland Salmon Producers. A Workshop on Branding, Certification, and Implementation. Quality Value Sustainability

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Salmon Points Reward Program Launches In Langley

Juli 2, …

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Murray Creek Stream Rehabilitation Project

The Murray Creek Stream Rehabilitation project has been underway for four years. Our group has …

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2010/11 Request for Proposals

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Supporting Land Stewardship Actions and Protecting Habitat for Salmon

The Chilliwack and Cultus Lake watersheds are highly valued recreational areas for their wildness, beauty …

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Valuation of the Wild Salmon Economy of the Skeena River Watershed

Executive Summary In November 2005, IBM Business Consulting was commissioned by the Northwest Institute to …

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Evaluation of Proposed Ecologically and Biologically Significant Areas in Marine Waters of British Columbia

Summary Using the DFO criteria for defining ecologically and biologically significant areas (EBSAs), 18 EBSAs …

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Working Toward Groundwater Sustainability in the Okanagan

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Retrospective analysis of harvest management performance for Bristol Bay and Fraser River sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka)

Abstract Given current knowledge of mean stock-recruitment relationships and variation in past recruitment, yield of …

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Fraser Basin Salmon Ecosystem Project (Year 2)

The overarching goal of our three-year project is to enhance our understanding of the interactions …

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Invasive Plant Council of BC. Aquatic Invasive Plants Action Plan (2009-10)

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“Green” hydro power: understanding impacts, approvals, and sustainability of run-of river independent power projects in British Columbia

Summary Since 2002, the provincial government has required that new sources of electricity come from …

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Gates Creek Spawning Habitat Improvement

Gates Creek supports important summer sockeye and interior coho salmon stocks, both of which are …

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Reality Stewardship Survival of the Fittest for Community Salmon Groups

Report commissioned by the PFRCC and the Vancouver Foundation. Given funding cuts from government he …

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Musqueam Creek Wild Salmon Habitat Stewardship & Restoration Project: Hydrological Assessment Phase One

Musqueam Creek is Vancouver’s last wild salmon stream supporting runs of wild Coho, Chum and …

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PSF Letter to Bernadette Jordan re Discovery Islands December 2, 2020

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Assessment of Chinook Returns to the Fraser River Watershed using Run Reconstruction Techniques

Summary This document provides a description of data and model parameters used to reconstruct 1982-2004 …

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Pacific Salmon Foundation and Fraser Basin Council Fund Fraser Basin Projects with Over $1.8 Million

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A Framework for the Application of Precaution in Science-based Decision-making About Risk

Summary This Framework outlines guiding principles for the application of precaution to science-based decision making …

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Annual Report 2008

This is the tenth anniversary of the Pacific Fisheries Resource Conservation Council.  This annual report …

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River Manners Video Production 2010

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Monitoring and Compliance Observations in the Lower Fraser Fishery

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Salmon Attitude Research Province Wide Omnibus Survey Results

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Population structure of sockeye salmon of the central coast of British Columbia: implications for recovery planning

Abstract The populations of sockeye salmon Oncorhynchus nerka of the south-central coast of British Columbia …

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FRASER SALMON AND WATERSHEDS PROGRAM. Report of the Third Meeting of the Fraser Assembly

Fraser Assembly Meeting Report – September 24-25, …

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Making Sense of the Debate about Hatchery Impacts: Interactions Between Enhanced and Wild Salmon on Canada’s Pacific Coast

Report commissioned by the PFRCC. This report set out the various positions that had been …

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2008 INTERIM REPORT Template

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First Nations FSC Fisheries Database

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THE FISH TANK 2011 FINDINGS OF AN INLAND FISHERIES RESEARCH THINK TANK February 23 – 25, 2011

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Evaluating the vulnerability of freshwater fish habitats to the effects of climate change in the Cariboo-Chilcotin: Part I – Summary of technical methods

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Floodplains, flooding, and salmon rearing habitats in British Columbia: A review

Abstract The purpose of this review paper was to examine the relationships between floodplains, flooding, …

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Pacific Salmon Treaty Canada and the United States: Review of the Coho and Chinook Salmon Sections of the Agreement Under the Pa

This report reviewed the “Agreement Under the Pacific Salmon Treaty” between Canada and the United …

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North American Salmon Stronghold Partnership: Harrison Basin Certification Application

In 2009, the Pacific Fisheries Resource Conservation Council published a report which recommended that Canada …

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Upper Lillooet River Juvenile Salmon Presence Survey

During the months of April 2011 and May 2011, the Lil’wat Nation – Mount Currie …

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Youth Watershed Leadership and Mentoring Program Upper Fraser. Leadership Retreat

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Murray Creek Restoration Project

Overview March 31, …

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Continuing to Build a River Community

The lives and habitat of Fraser River salmon stocks are threatened in many serious ways. …

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Northern Fraser Youth Capacity Building for Watershed Governance Initiative

The project was designed to build the capacity of youth from communities in the Northern …

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2011 PROJECTS

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Nechako Environment & Water Stewardship Society. A proposed society for the betterment of water resources in the Agricultural Belt of the Nechako Valley

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Principles for the conservation of wild living resources

Abstract We describe broadly applicable principles for the conservation of wild living resources and mechanisms …

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River Manners – Public etiquette for a growing fishery

The “River Manners” Video project arose from the collision of an Indian drift-net and sport …

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Freshwater for Fish and People: Moving Towards “Living Water Smart”

Note: The report is accompanied by a plain-language brochure.   In British Columbia, and elsewhere, …

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Lower Fraser Coho Conservation and Enhancement Strategy and Action Plan Development

The LFCCEI initiated a collaborative working relationship between Municipalities, First Nations (FNs), Streamkeeper Groups (SGs) …

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Harvest River Sockeye Test Fishery 2008: Investigations and Preliminary results

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Stewardship Works! Phase 2

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Powerhouse Foreshore Restoration Project – Visioning Sessions

The goal of the Visioning Sessions was to develop a feasibility study into the possibility …

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Nahatlatch River – Beaver Control Structures to Improve Fisheries Access to Spawning and Rearing

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Computer Code and Data: Benchmark Analysis for Pacific Salmon Conservation Units in the Skeena Watershed

Description This file contains the R computer code and input data used in a stock-recruit …

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StewardshipWorks! Strengthening Stewardship. Final Report Appendix

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Sto: lo Tribal Council Food Security Study. An Atlas Identifying sensitive spawning and rearing habitat for Chum and Pink salmon on the Fraser River from Mission to Hope

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Ladner Creek Side Channel Restoration Project Phase 1

Phase one of the Ladner Creek side channel restoration project was developed from prescriptions completed …

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Salmon Aquaculture Forum: Briefing Note to Ministers (The)

This report sets out the principles and criteria for the new Forum, and proposes the …

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2008 Riversheds Forum

Under Education & Engagement the 2008 Riversheds Forum was developed in collaboration with the Stellat’en …

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Communities in Bloom Press Release

Quesnel salmon …

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COMMUNICATION PLAN FOR LOW FLOWS IN THE NICOLA WATERSHED

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Fraser Salmon Watersheds Program. Fraser Assembly 2008 Prince George

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Empowering the people for salmon Stewardship

We were to develop streamkeepers program and integrate with traditional methods to sustain our primary focus, …

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SKOWKALE HATCHERY AND REVITALIZATION EDUCATION PROJECT (SHREP): A CONCEPT PLAN

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Climate Change and Salmon Stocks

A one day workshop, hosted by the PFRCC had a focus on: “What is the …

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A future outlook on the effects of climate change on bull trout (Salvelinus confluentus) habitats in the Cariboo- Chilcotin

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State of the Pacific Ocean 2010

Abstract This report is the twelfth in an annual series on the state of physical, …

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Research on ecology and control methods for invasive yellow perch

Yellow perch (Perca flavescens) threaten native fishes and aquatic ecosystems in British Columbia. Introduced species …

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DEVELOPMENT OF AN ANNUAL SALMONID PRODUCTIVITY ASSESSMENT PROGRAM FOR THE NICOLA RIVER WATERSHED

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Fraser Valley Stream Nutrient Enrichment

The loss of aquatic productivity has resulted from dam impoundment, riparian logging, and reduction in …

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Apple Springs Salmon Habitat Restoration Project for the Lower Bridge River

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PRIORITIZATION OF AND REHABILITATION CONSIDERATIONS FOR FISH MIGRATION IMPEDIMENTS IN LOWER FRASER RIVER

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Fraser Salmon Legacy Project

… creative integration of technology and people to protect the greatest salmon river in the …

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Nicola Naturalized Flows and Pine Beetle Risk Assessment

This project is part of a larger initiative that includes the Nicola Water Use Management …

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Annual Report 1999 2000

This Annual Report of the Council reviewed the state of salmon stocks and related habitat …

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Monitoring and Compliance Panel

The Integrated Salmon Dialogue Forum Monitoring and Compliance Panel has functioned in the last year …

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Creating a Watershed Wise Community (year 1)

Creating a “Watershed Wise” community has satisfied the FSWP priority of supporting “Community Awareness and …

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Protecting Salmon Habitat From Aliens

The “Protecting Salmon and Habitat from Aliens” project aimed to reduce the impacts of aquatic …

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Salmon as status indicators for North Pacific ecosystems

Abstract A new system of salmon status categorization will provide useful indicators of ocean conditions …

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Cultus Lake Aquatic Stewardship Strategy (CLASS)

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Capture of sampling data submitted as condition of scientific licence.

In 2008, DFO added a licencing condition requiring submission of fish sampling data to the …

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Xeni Gwet’in Chilko Roundtable Watershed Plan

The Xeni Gwet’in Chilko River Watershed Roundtable brings together leadership and residents of the Xeni …

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Species of the Salish Sea

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A widespread decrease in productivity of sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka) populations in western North America

Abstract We used data on 64 stocks of sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka) from British Columbia …

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Horsefly River Riparian Restoration Project. Evaluation of restoration activities on the Horsefly River Riparian Conservation Area

Reports on three major projects TLC Northern Region Horsefly River Conservation …

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Ecosystem Overview: Pacific North Coast Integrated Management Area (PNCIMA)

Abstract This report provides an overview of physical and biological ecosystems in the Pacific North …

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The Nass Area: Cumulative Pressures on Salmon Habitat (Summary Report Cards)

This report is a collection of 22 map-based habitat report cards, one for each salmon Conservation …

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Nicola Water Use Management Plan Draft Report

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Advisory on Wild Salmon and Steelhead and Related Priorities

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Sekw’el’was Seton River Corridor – Habitat Enhancement & Restoration – Phase One

This project was undertaken to design a process and plan for conserving and restoring a …

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Letter to Minister Regan regarding PFRCC 2005 Workplan

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Murray Creek Stream Rehabilitation Project

The Murray Creek project was designed to bring water stewardship planning to the resident farms …

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Canada’s policy for conservation of wild pacific salmon: stream, lake, and estuarine habitat indicators

Abstract Strategy 2 of the Wild Salmon Policy (WSP) requires an assessment of habitats associated …

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State of the Pacific Ocean 2009

Abstract This eleventh report of an annual series updates the state of physical, biological, and …

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Incorporation of Traditional and Local Ecological Knowledge and Values in Fisheries Management

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Evaluation of restoration activities on the Horsefly River Riparian Conservation Area

This project had three separate, but related components. The first was to develop an evaluation …

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Datasets: Review of North and Central Coast salmon indicator streams and estimating escapement, catch and run size for each salmon Conservation Unit

Note: this analysis has since been extended to include estimates of escapement and exploitation rates …

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Count on Salmon Proceedings from a Workshop held April 20, 2010.

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Streambank Stabilization at Key Locations on the Bonaparte River

Under the proposed project 8 high priority streambank and riparian area restoration sites were to …

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Lower Fraser River Recreational Hook and Release Sockeye Mortality Pilot Study 2008: Summary for Week 3 – August 29 to September 2, 2008

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Pipelines and Salmon in Northern British Columbia

Description In Northern B.C., the Upper Fraser, Skeena and Kitimat provide some of Canada’s best …

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Drought in the Nicola Watershed

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TheytusNonnativeFocusGroup.mp3

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Bonaparte Watershed Streambank Restoration Project

In 2011 the FSWP funded a series of 4 high priority streambank restoration projects located …

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Freshwater Habitat

(Background paper by Mark Angelo and Marvin Rosenau, June 1999) Abstract: Salmon and steelhead habitats …

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The Skeena Watershed Partnership: Learning from Success and Failure in Salmon Management

Abstract Watersheds in the Pacific Northwest have been the site of conflicts over access to …

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THINK SALMON LAUNCH EMPOWERS THE PUBLIC TO PLAY THEIR PART IN HELPING SAVE PACIFIC SALMON THREE SIMPLE STEPS: THINK, LEARN & ACT

Media Release March …

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Salmon Conservation in the Central Coast: Council Advisory 2001

The conservation status of chinook and coho salmon populations in the Central Coast has become …

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Salmon Anatomy and Dissection – Instructor’s Guide

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Catalogue of salmon streams and spawning escapements of Statistical Area 4 : Lower Skeena River, including coastal streams

Abstract Catalogue containing each stream’s location, spawning distribution, barriers and points of difficult ascent, escapement …

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Blurton Creek-Coho Habitat Restoration Project

The 2010-11 Blurton Creek-Coho Habitat Restoration Project on the John Schaap Farm in Mara had …

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Rethinking Our Water Ways A Report on Regional Workshops on Water and Watershed Planning in the Face of Climate Change and Other Challenges

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QuesnelSurveyors.mp3

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North and Central Coast salmon indicator streams and abundance estimates by CU

Summary This presentation was delivered at a Skeena Salmon Program workshop held on January 25th, …

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Saving the Heart of the Fraser: Addressing Human Impacts to the Aquatic Ecosystem of the Fraser River, Hope to Mission, BC

The Heart of the Fraser is the gravel reach extending from Mission to Hope and …

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Highlights from the first 4 years

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Pacific Salmon Foundation and Fraser Basin Council Fund Nutrient Monitoring for Cultus Lake

June 16, …

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FSC Catch Database Project Past and Current Steps In Implementation 2000-2011

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Landscape-Level Impacts to Salmon and Steelhead Stream Habitats in British Columbia

The extent to which fish habitats are impacted by human activities at the landscape level …

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Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation: A Canadian Perspective

Summary There is strong consensus in the international scientific community that climate change is occurring …

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Aboriginal Youth: An introduction to Fish Management and Habitat Protection

First Nations Youth will learn fish management from various local agencies regarding both ocean and …

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Pictures FSWP final

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Is adaptive management helping to solve fisheries problems?

Abstract Adaptive management has been widely recommended as a way to deal with extreme uncertainty …

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The evolution of commercial salmon fisheries in British Columbia

Description In this paper, we shed light on how the management and operation of the …

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Public Summary — Computer Modelling of Marine Ecosystems: Applications to Pacific Salmon Management and Research

Abstract This paper discusses how ecosystem modelling could be a valuable tool in the management …

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Evaluating the vulnerability of freshwater fish habitats to climate change and identifying regional adaptation strategies in the Cariboo-Chilcotin

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Freshwater for Fish and People: Moving Towards “Living Water Smart”

Description In British Columbia, and elsewhere, water managers are faced with the challenge of balancing …

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Strategic Salmon Health Initiative Publication List

  In the Pacific Northwest, Chinook, sockeye, and coho salmon and steelhead trout have experienced …

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Okanagan Fish and Water Management Tool Project Assessments: Record of Management Strategy and Decisions for the 2005-2006 Fish-and-Water Year

Abstract At the beginning of each month from January 2006 to June 2006 updated snow …

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Prioritization of and Rehabilitation Designs for Fish Migration Impediments in Fraser River Tributaries West of Brunette River

The primary goals of the project were to identify man-made impediments or barriers (i.e., culvert …

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Watershed Evaluation of Beneficial Management Practices (WEBs)

The Watershed Evaluation of Beneficial Management Practices (WEBs) project aimed to create a win-win situation …

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Skeena Sockeye Habitat Poster (high resolution)

This poster is one of several products prepared in 2010 by Ecotrust Canada for the …

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Fraser Assembly Planning Meeting June 23 10am – 12pm Agenda

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Managing Pacific Salmon for Ecosystem Values: Ecosystem Indicators and the Wild Salmon Policy

The PFRCC has released a report on the role that Pacific salmon play in shaping …

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Nicola Watershed Daily Naturalized Hydrographs

WATER MANAGEMENT …

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Climate overview 2007: Hydro-climatology and future climate impacts in British Columbia

Summary The foundation for understanding the consequences of changing climate (temperature and precipitation) at a …

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System-wide DIDSON estimation of sockeye salmon escapement in the Quesnel River system

The Quesnel River DIDSON project assessed the feasibility of using DIDSON technology in the Quesnel …

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A New Direction for Canada’s Pacific Salmon Fisheries

Summary In British Columbia, salmon serve as food for First Nations and are a source …

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Retrospective evaluation of preseason forecasting models for sockeye and chum salmon

Abstract Using comprehensive data sets for chum salmon Oncorhynchus keta (40 stocks) and sockeye salmon …

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Communication Plan for Low Flows

The project involved developing a communication plan for periods of drought in the Nicola watershed, …

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Aboriginal Youth: An Introduction to Fish Management and Habitat Protection

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Coalbed methane, a citizen’s guide

Introduction Coal miners fear it because it is highly explosive, but in twenty years coalbed …

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Workshop on the Cumulative Impacts on Salmon – February 17, 2012

Workshop Purpose The purpose of the work planning session is to provide strategic direction to …

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‘Salmon Life Cycle’ Video Guide for Teachers/Parents

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BC Watershed Security Coalition – $27 million investment in BC watershed jobs will make our province stronger, healthier and more secure

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Three Rivers Join One Discovery Project

The Three Rivers Join One Discovery Project is an educational hands-on project that focuses on …

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PSF Letter to B.C. Premier, Sea Lice and Discovery Islands

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A Discussion Paper on the Feasibility of Funding Riparian Restoration with Revenue Sourced from Carbon Credits

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Effects of salvage options for beetle-killed pine stands on ECA: December 2008 update. A synthesis of currently available data and uncertainties

This project synthesizes currently available local data related to the effects of salvaging or not salvaging …

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Comparison of catch reporting systems for commercial salmon fisheries in British Columbia

Abstract For the year 2000 South Coast commercial fisheries, significant discrepancies were observed between the …

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Salmon Anatomy Vocabulary List

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2008-2009 Xeni Gwet’in Chilko Watershed Roundtable Plan – An Overview

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Behaviour Change-Riparian Logic Modeling

Key Issue: Riparian Damage in remote locations that cannot be monitored by protection agencies To …

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Mapping Flow Challenged Streams in the Fraser Basin

Watershed Watch Salmon Society (WWSS), and data visualization firm Periscopic produced an interactive map of …

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Coldwater River Habitat Education and Awareness

The Coldwater River is one of the most important systems in the Nicola watershed for …

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Salmon River Watershed Monitoring Project

In the final year of the FSWP program the Salmon River Watershed Roundtable was fortunate …

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Pacific Salmon Resources in Northern British Columbia and Yukon Transboundary Rivers

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Implementing the Business Plan to Support Community-Based Stewardship in BC

The Business Plan for Supporting Community-Based Stewardship in BC delivered in March 2009 recommended strategies …

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Extend the time-series of catch and escapement estimates for Skeena sockeye, pink, chum and coho salmon stocks (Draft, Oct 2012)

The core data sets referenced in this report are available here. Summary This draft report …

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Indigenous Systems of Management for Culturally and Ecologically Resilient Pacific Salmon (Oncorhynchus spp.) Fisheries

Pacific salmon (Oncorhynchus spp.) are at the center of social–ecological systems that have supported Indigenous …

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FSWP Public Acknowledgement Guidelines

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Strait of Georgia Biodiversity in Relation to Bull Kelp Abundance

Pacific Marine Life Surveys Incorporated (PMLS) has a unique database for Pacific Northwest marine life …

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Annual Report 2004

This annual report presented a summary of the publications and primary recommendations of the PFRCC …

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Summary of Preliminary Benchmark Analysis for Lake Sockeye CUs in the Skeena Watershed (DRAFT, Mar 22, 2012)

Summary This draft report describes the preliminary results of a stock-recruit analysis focused on Skeena …

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Activities Completed As Part of the Kingfisher Interpretive Society Education Program Regarding the dangers of Introduced Aquatic Invasive Species

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Priorities and Strategies for Canada’s Wild Pacific Salmon and Steelhead: Advisory Report of the Pacific Fisheries Resource Conservation Council

Description Over a period of eleven years the Pacific Fisheries Resource Conservation Council has provided …

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Proceedings of the DFO/PSAT sponsored Marine Riparian Experts Workshop, Tsawwassen, BC, February 17-18, 2004

Abstract Through cooperation between Washington State’s Puget Sound Action Team (PSAT), and Fisheries and Oceans …

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Healthy salmon populations in functioning watersheds co-existing with thriving communities in the Fraser Basin

Report …

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Pilot Evaluation of a Sockeye Enumeration System for the Middle Fraser River

This project relied on the collection of salmon catch and effort data via “log-sheets” from …

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Living Rivers. Georgia Basin Update

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SPAWNING STORIES, HATCHING CHANGE Field Trip and Mentoring Photos

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Ecosystem Overview: Pacific North Coast Integrated Management Area (PNCIMA). Appendix I: Pacific Salmon

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State of the Pacific Ocean 2008

Abstract This report summarizes highlights from the tenth in an annual report series updating the …

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Applying the Salmon Stronghold Concept in Canada

The idea underlying Salmon Strongholds is to ensure thriving fish habitat conditions where it is …

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Letter to Minister Regan regarding PFRCC meeting held with Ministers Anderson, Owen and Regan

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Water Use Planning: A Tool to Restore Salmon and Steelhead Habitat in British Columbia Streams

Currently, many western North Amercian heritage plants and animals are being lost due to careless …

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Lillooet River Watershed Interpretive Centre

Our vision is to provide a watershed-based educational experience that fosters a deep connection to …

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Findings from the Strategic Salmon Health Initiative (SSHI) related to Piscine orthoreovirus in British Columbia

  Over the past several years, there have been increasing public concerns over the role …

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2010/11 Request for Proposals

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Farmland Riparian – Interface Stewardship Program

The Farmland-Riparian Interface Program (FRISP) was established in 2004, and has been associated with over …

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Collaborative Monitoring and Acces Plan for Sports Fischers on the Chehalis and Harrison Rivers Salmon Fisheries

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Computer Modelling of Marine Ecosystems: Applications to Pacific Salmon Management and Research

Executive Summary Fisheries ecosystem modelling could be a useful tool to complement present approaches to …

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Fraser Valley Bald Eagle Festival / Eagle Eye

Completed proof of concept with the central teaching story of Eagle Eye, refined the DVD, …

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Angling Guide Data Summary for the 1990/1991 to 2007/2008 licence years in the Skeena River Watershed

Executive Summary The Angling Guide Management System (AGMS) database for the Ministry of Environment Skeena …

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Stock status and lake based production relationships for wild Skeena River sockeye salmon

Abstract This paper outlines stock status for wild Skeena River sockeye salmon based on updated …

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Salmon Habitat in the Thompson will Benefit from Grants of $224,000

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Conserving Lakelse Fish Populations and their Habitat

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Fraser Basin Salmon Ecosystem Project (Year 3)

This project aimed to understand interactions between spawning salmon and their ecosystems and translate this …

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Nicola Water Use Management Plan – Governance

Please note that the original application for funding was updated In July 2008 and the …

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Lillooet Nature Centre Feasibility Study

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Annual Report 2002 2003

This annual report puts forward the current findings related to stock status and habitat conditions, …

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Spawning Stories, Hatching Change

With “Spawning Stories, Hatching Change” we sought to take social marketing a step beyond the …

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The Evolution of Recreational Salmon Fisheries in British Columbia

This report explains how the recreational and sports salmon fishery evolved in British Columbia and …

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Perspectives on Salmon Enhancement and Hatcheries: What the Council Heard

This report summarizes what the Council heard during public meetings, one-on-one meetings with stakeholders and …

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Groundwater Habitat Interactions for Interior Fraser Coho

The four systems (Nicola, Coldwater, Deadman, Louis) being studied have a long history of critically …

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Climate Effects On Pacific Salmon In The Ocean: Creating A Canadian Focus

The North Pacific Ocean is a vast ecosystem that changes not only with seasonal cycles, …

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A conceptual framework for the management of steelhead, Oncorhynchus mykiss

Abstract This paper outlines a possible framework for the management of steelhead in British Columbia …

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Salmon River Watershed Restoration and Monitoring Project

The Salmon River Watershed Roundtable has been undertaking watershed planning and restoration activity for over …

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Sea-to-Sky Greenbelt Initiative

Over the next 20 years, population in the Sea-to-Sky corridor is expected to double from …

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Documentation of North Coast (Statistical Areas 1 to 6) Salmon Escapement Information

Abstract This report documents sockeye, coho, pink, chum and Chinook salmon escapement information held by …

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Letter to Minister Regan regarding Council’s Review of the draft Wild Salmon Policy Framework – February 2005

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Instream Habitat Restoration in mid-Nicola River

Lack of stable complex habitats is a significant limiting factor in the recovery of Interior …

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Streambank Stabilization at Key Locations in the Salmon River Watershed

Several hundred  individual restoration sites been undertaken  since the SRWR began developing  its watershed restoration …

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State of physical, biological, and selected fishery resources of Pacific Canadian marine ecosystems in 2011

Summary This report is the thirteenth in an annual series on the state of physical, …

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Nicola Water Use Management Plan (A water use management plan for the Nicola watershed)

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Sustainable Living Leadership Program (SLLP)

Under Education & Engagement, the SLLP recognized salmon as a high-valued public good and an …

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Conserving Skeena Fish Populations and Their Habitat

Abstract This report constitutes the Skeena Watershed Fish Sustainability Process Stage I document. Conserving Skeena …

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Hydrological Assessment of the Musqueam Cutthroat Creek Watershed

Through our Hydrological Assessment of the Musqueam Cutthroat Creek System our Streamkeepers, consultants and partnership …

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Catalogue of salmon streams and spawning escapements of Statistical Area 4 (Upper Skeena River)

Abstract Catalogue containing each streams’s location, spawning distribution, barriers and points of difficult ascent, escapement …

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Pacific Salmon in Canada’s Arctic Draining Rivers, With Emphasis on Those in British Columbia and the Yukon

This report is one of several published by the Pacific Fisheries Resource Conservation Council that …

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Status of Wild Sockeye Stocks of the Babine Watershed

Abstract Several wild Babine sockeye stocks have been identified as a growing conservation concern. This …

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Watershed Communications

The Watershed Communications project was meant to increase information sharing within the community around issues, …

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Three Rivers Join One Discovery Project

The Three Rivers Join One Discovery Project is an educational hands-on project that focuses on …

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Annual Report 2000 2001

This report provides a preliminary summary of the state of stocks in 2001. It is …

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Canada’s Oceans Strategy: Our Oceans, Our Future

Summary Canada’s estuaries, coasts and oceans are the focus of major economic activity, and are …

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Unique Habitats, Unique Challenges: IPCBC Public Forum and Annual General Meeting January 19-20, 2010

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Beyond the Mixed-stock Fishery

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Datasets: Extended time-series of catch and escapement estimates for Skeena sockeye, pink, chum and coho salmon stocks

Summary This provisional data file contains time-series of catch, escapement and exploitation rate estimates for Skeena …

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Review of Estuary Management Plans in British Columbia

Abstract Nine estuary management case studies in British Columbia were identified by Fisheries and Oceans …

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WSP Strategy 3 Ecosystem Values and Objectives Update

Presented at Wild Salmon Policy Forum, March …

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Letter to minister Regan rearding PFRCC Report on Conflicts Between Agriculture and Salmon in the Eastern Fraser Valley

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ROBERTS BANK AND STURGEON BANK REACH OVERVIEW PHASE 2 JULY 2010

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Stewardship Works!

The Stewardship Centre for BC (SCBC) developed the Stewardship Works! program in order to increase …

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Survival Study Development at Wilsey Dam

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Do We Make it Official? Recognizing Pacific Salmon as a BC Emblem

A report and recommendation to the Province of British Columbia on the designation of wild …

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Priorities and Strategies for Canada’s Wild Pacific Salmon and Steelhead

Over a period of 11 years, the Pacific Fisheries Resource Conservation Council has provided public …

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PSF FBC Salmon Attitude Polls Results Release

Poll: Salmon Iconic, 85% Support Salmon to Become a BC Symbol, Public Concerned About Well …

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Salmon River Watershed Restoration and Monitoring Project

The direct objective of the project was to complete an additional 22 riparian and streambank …

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Final Advisory Letter

Final report of the Pacific Fisheries Resource Conservation Council in its role as advisors on …

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Northern Fraser Youth Capacity Building for Watershed Governance. Mentorship and Training Summary Report

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Annual Report 2003

This annual report summarizes initial findings from Council’s extensive analysis of the status of all …

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Coquitlam River Watershed Project – Phase III Governance and Strategy Development

Building on two previous phases involving background research, stakeholder engagement and visioning, this project involved …

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STOP The spread of Aquatic Invasive Species.

Newspaper Ad …

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System-wide DIDSON estimation of sockeye escapement in the Quesnel River system

The Quesnel River DIDSON project assessed the feasibility of using DIDSON technology in the Quesnel …

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Benchmark Analysis for Pacific Salmon Conservation Units in the Skeena Watershed

Note: The computer code and input data referenced in this report are available here. Summary …

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Skeena Sockeye Habitat Poster (medium resolution)

This poster is one of several products prepared in 2010 by Ecotrust Canada for the …

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Salmon Dissection Diagrams w/ Answer Key (Grades 7-12)

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FSWP Acknowledgement Information for Proponents

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StewardshipWorks! Strengthening Stewardship

 Strengthening Stewardship Final …

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CHARTING OUR COURSE: Fishery Monitoring In the Pacific Region. A Strategy for Improved Confidence and Support

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Responsible Fishing in Canada’s Pacific Region Salmon Fisheries

Description This report builds on… two earlier reports and specifically addresses the issue of responsible …

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Culturally Inclusive Watershed Education and Engagement Pilot Project

The project was designed to build capacity of people from culturally diverse backgrounds to be …

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2010/11 FINAL REPORT Template

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Making Sense of the Salmon Aquaculture Debate

Analysis of issues related to netcage salmon farming and wild salmon in British Columbia. The …

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Fraser Assembly Meeting Report – June 25-26, 2008

Report of the Fourth Meeting of the Fraser …

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Nicola Water Use Management Plan – Plan Evaluation and Approval

This project consisted of presentations on the draft water use management plan for the Nicola …

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Hydroriparian Decision Guide. Design of Hydroriparian Reserves and Identification of Areas Suited for Ecosystem-Based, Consumptive Land Use

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Implementing the Habitat and Ecosystem Components of DFO’s Wild Salmon Policy

The advisory offers a detailed implementation plan, and recommends that strategies for habitat and ecosystem …

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Precautionary approach to capture fisheries and species introduction

Abstract Starting from Principle 15 of the Rio Declaration (UNCED, 1992), the document proposes a …

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Coquitlam River Watershed Roundtable – Moving Forward

Building on the successful completion of four years of stakeholder and community collaboration, this project …

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Annual Report 2010

In line with its mandate, the Pacific Fisheries Resource Conservation Council provides an annual report …

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Evaluating the vulnerability of freshwater habitats to effects of climate change in the Cariboo-Chilcotin

This project directly addresses the 2008 priority activity “Development of strategies to identify/cope with the …

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Letter to Minister Regan regarding PFRCC Report on our Public Consultations on Hatcheries and Enhancement

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“Opportunities for Collaboration” Fraser Assembly 2009

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Regional Peer Review Process on a Risk-based Assessment Framework to Identify Priorities for Ecosystem-Based Oceans Management in the Pacific Region

Summary These Proceedings summarize the relevant discussions and key conclusions that resulted from a Fisheries …

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Pilot Evaluation of a Sockeye Enumeration System for the Middle Fraser River

This project relied on the collection of salmon catch and effort data via “log-sheets” from …

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Alouette Watershed Adopt-A-Stream Pilot Program

The Alouette Watershed Adopt-A-Stream Pilot Program brought together three groups to care for their neighbourhood …

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LangleyDevelopersFocusGroup.mp3

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Computer Modelling of Marine Ecosystems

Fisheries ecosystem modelling could be a useful tool to complement present approaches to salmon research …

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Bonaparte River Watershed Restoration Project

The objective of the project was to complete 14 riparian and streambank restoration sites to …

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Skowkale Canoe Shed: Feasibility Study

The Skowkale First Nation has embarked on an exciting program to create a centre of …

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Does Over-Escapement Cause Salmon Stock Collapse?

This report looked at all available information from British Columbia on whether large spawning populations …

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Groundwater Habitat Interact ions for Interior Fraser Coho Salmon

Summer water temperatures in the Southern Interior region of British Columbia frequently approach or exceed …

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Integrated Salmon Dialogue Forum – Year 3

The Integrated Salmon Dialogue Forum (ISDF) is a collaborative and inclusive forum for all interests …

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Fraser Salmon and Watersheds Program. June1, 2006

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Annual Report 2007

This annual report by the Pacific Fisheries Resource Conservation Council summarizes the work performed in …

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Rain Gardeners Classroom Education & Outreach Pilot Program

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Letter to Minister van Dongen regarding PFRCC report on Conflicts Between Agriculture and Salmon in the Eastern Fraser Valley

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City of Surrey’s Salmon Habitat Restoration Program (SHaRP)

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2010 State of the Environment: Cowichan Valley Regional District

Executive Summary The Cowichan Valley Regional District (CVRD) Environment Commission prepared this inaugural State of …

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Monitoring & Compliance Panel

The Integrated Salmon Dialogue Forum’s Monitoring and Compliance Panel (M&C Panel) had a challenging yet …

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Fraser Sockeye Fisheries Model Integration, Coordination and Communication

Canada and the US through the Fraser River Panel of the Pacific Salmon Commission have …

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Stop the Spread of Spiny-ray Invasive Fish Species

Our project objective was to address the looming threat of Alien Invasive Fish Species (AIFS) …

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Enabling Behaviour Change Strategies that Address Threats to Fraser Salmon & Watersheds

Fraser Assembly break out session June 25, …

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A New Ecosystem Science Framework in Support of Integrated Management

Introduction DFO Science is working to ensure a vibrant and sustainable aquatic science program that …

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2011/12 Request for Proposals

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PSF Sea Otter Colouring Sheet

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Hydroriparian Ecosystems of the North Coast

Summary This report provides background information on riparian ecosystems for the North Coast LRMP. The …

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Northern Fraser Youth Capacity Building for Watershed Governance. Mentorship and Training Summary Report

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Stewardship Works! A Unique Model for Core Funding Report Appendices

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Fishwheel, radio-telemetry and catch monitoring components of the “Count on Salmon” Project.

Recently, there have been large discrepancies between the estimates of abundance derived from the Mission …

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Habitat Monitoring How To’s:

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Report of the Fifth Meeting of the Fraser Assembly

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Bonaparte Watershed Restoration Project: As-Built Summary, April, 2011

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Action before extinction: an international conference on conservation of fish genetic diversity

Summary The Action Before Extinction conference was held in Vancouver in 1998. The published proceedings …

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Results of a peer review workshop on the draft report “Canada’s policy for conservation of wild Pacific salmon: proposed stream, lake, and estuarine habitat indicators; 15-16 January, 2009”

Abstract A workshop to allow peer review discussion of DFO’s draft report “Canada’s Policy for …

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The Kingfisher Interpretive Centre Society’s List of Achievements for 2009

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First Nations FSC Catch Database Project

Catch monitoring and reporting is a vital component in ensuring accurate fish stock assessments and …

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Rethinking Our Water Ways. A Guide To Water And Watershed Planning For BC Communities In The Face Of Climate Change And Other Challenges October 2011

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2011 Lower Fraser River Sockeye Recreational Hook and Release Mortality Study

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Recreating sustainable sockeye fisheries in the Skeena Watershed

Description This paper discusses how the re-introduction of First Nations selective in-river and terminal fisheries …

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Evaluating the vulnerability of freshwater habitats to effects of climate change in the Cariboo-Chilcotin

This project directly addresses the 2008 priority activity “Development of strategies to identify/cope with the …

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Pacific Salmon Foundation and Fraser Basin Council Fund Fraser Basin Projects with $920,000

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Letter to Minister Regan regarding information on costs to acoustically tag Cultus Lake sockeye salmon

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A future outlook on the effects of climate change on Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) habitats in the Cariboo-Chilcotin

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Making Sense of the Salmon Aquaculture Debate Executive Summary Analysis of issues related to netcage salmon farming and wild sa

This report takes a look behind the debate, examines the information and assumptions supporting the …

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Letter to Minister Regan regarding Commissioner Bastien’s “Recommendations for Change” Report on Aquaculture

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Building a River Community

In 2010/11 the Fraser River Salmon Table continued a body of work “To build a …

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A review of hooking mortality rates for marine recreational coho and chinook salmon fisheries in British Columbia

Abstract This review examines hooking mortality rates for marine recreational coho and chinook salmon fisheries …

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Shuswap Lake Watershed & Foreshore Mapping Project

The Shuswap Lake Watershed & Foreshore Mapping Project uses orthophotos and video with GPS technology …

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Water Wise: Water Conservation & Watershed Health Education

The Water Wise & Watershed Health program was designed to make use of all available …

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SLIPP Shuswap Lake Integrated Planning Process. Strategic Plan for shuswap and mara lakes

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Xeni Gwet’in Chilko Roundtable Watershed Plan

The Xeni Gwet’in Chilko River Watershed Roundtable brings citizens together with government agencies to discuss …

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Coquitlam River Watershed (CRW) Roundtable Core Committee Members and Alternates

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StewardshipWorks! Strengthening Stewardship Final Report

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Indicators for Monitoring Biodiversity: A Hierarchical Approach

Abstract Biodiversity is presently a minor consideration in environmental policy. It has been regarded as …

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The World Summit on Salmon: Proceedings

Summary The World Summit on Salmon evolved in response to growing concerns of scientists and …

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Musqueam Creek State of the Watershed Report. Executive Summary

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PSF Sea Lion Colouring Sheet

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Revisions to the official DFO commercial Pacific Salmon catch estimates for 1996-2004

Summary Commercial salmon catch estimates, for the entire Pacific Region from 1996 to 2004, have …

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2009 Request for Proposals

This Guide Includes: · An overview of the Fraser Salmon and Watersheds Program (FSWP); · …

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Three Rivers Join One Discovery Project

This was the second year of the Three Rivers Join One Discovery Project. Our goals …

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North Thompson Sustainable Watershed Atlas

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Benchmarks Data Review Workshop – Summary Notes (Jan. 25, 2012)

Summary The Pacific Salmon Foundation hosted a technical workshop in Terrace, BC on January 25th …

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Helping Pacific Salmon Survive the Impact of Climate Change on Freshwater Habitats

For many generations in western Canada, five species of Pacific salmon have provided a defining …

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Selection and Use of Indicators to Measure the Habitat Status of Wild Pacific Salmon

This report is in support of strategy 2 of the Wild Pacific Salmon Policy (WSP). …

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Upper Lillooet River Chinook Presence Assessment

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Nass River Salmon Fishery Report Card

Summary The Nass supports a valuable salmon fishery that provides annual sockeye catches worth around …

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How Green is Your Valley? Remote Sensing of Large Watershed Change for ecosystem management

This project looked for high-level indicators of watershed health that will be useful for natural …

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Report of the World Commission on Environment and Development: Our Common Future

Summary Our Common Future, also known as the Brundtland report, was published in 1987 as …

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Remote Sensing of Large Watershed Change for ecosystem management

Improved Information and Approaches for Sustainable Integrated Fisheries Management: This project uses satellite imagery to …

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2008 Final Report Template

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Riversheds Forum

The 2009 Riversheds Forum was held over 1-1/2 days starting Sunday, May 17 and ending …

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Salmon Chums News JANUARY, 2012

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An allocation policy for pacific salmon – a new direction: the fourth in a series of papers from fisheries and oceans canada

Summary This policy represents a significant step towards providing certainty and fairness by establishing clear …

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Murray Creek Newsletter 2011

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Conversations with a Dreamfish

Conversations with Dreamfish is a pilot project to develop a process where students who participate …

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Protection of Broughton Archipelago Pink Salmon Stocks: Council Advisory 2002 (The)

This advisory makes recommendations on how to safeguard the wild pink salmon runs of the …

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What is a Commercial Fishing Enterprise?

 A forum to explore the form and function of fisheries businesses in the Interior Fraser …

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Nahatlatch River – Beaver Control Structures to Improve Fisheries Access to Spawning and Rearing Habitat – Phase 2

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Spawning Stories Hatching Change a story-making adventure for the rural voice

SSHC …

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State of physical, biological, and selected fishery resources of Pacific Canadian marine ecosystems in 2010

Abstract This report is the twelfth in an annual series on the state of physical, …

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Development of An Implementation Strategy for Lower Fraser Coho Habitat Protection, Enhancement and Rehabilitation Projects Through Integrated Planning by First Nations

First Nations Collaboration – Coho Restoration …

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An Assessment of the Values and Effectiveness of 15 years of Streambank Stabilization and Riparian Restoration Activity in the Salmon River Watershed

Several hundred individual restoration sites have been undertaken on the Salmon River since the SRWR …

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Langley Thinks Salmon

Through the Langley Thinks Salmon project, LEPS engaged multiple sectors of the community by facilitating …

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Sockeye Salmon Juveniles in Chatham Sound 2007

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Shuswap Lake Integrated Planning Process (SLIPP)

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Fraser Valley Youth Stewards Program

This project created a Youth Stewards Program, specifically targeted for youth aged 8-20, for training …

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2008 Fraser Salmon and Watersheds Program: Template for Conceptual Proposals

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Press Release: Pacific Salmon Foundation Announces $1.2M to 117 Grassroots Salmon Projects

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Excerpt of The 100-Mile Diet: a year of local eating

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Musqueam Creek Wild Salmon Habitat Stewardship & Restoration Project: Hydrological Assessment Phase Two

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Support Salmon as BC Symbol

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Assessment of a live capture and tagging facility for salmon and steelhead below Mission and in the Fraser canyon.

The purpose of this project was to continue the development of lower river live capture, …

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Data Sources and Methods: Sustainable Fish Harvest Indicator

Summary The Sustainable Fish Harvest indicator is part of the Canadian Environmental Sustainability Indicators (CESI) …

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The effect of mountain pine beetle attack and salvage harvesting on stream flows

Executive Summary The Mountain Pine Beetle (MPB) epidemic, and the large-scale salvage logging of beetle …

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Fraser Lake Indigenous Solutions

This work endeavored to identify and address climate change issues in Stellat’en First Nation. A …

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Canada’s policy for conservation of wild Pacific salmon

The policy describes how the Department of Fisheries and Oceans will meet its responsibilities for …

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Skeena Sockeye In-river Run Reconstruction Analysis Model and Preliminary Analysis Results for 1982-2009

Note: This analysis has since been updated, and the most recent version is available here. …

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2009/10 FINAL REPORT Template

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Assessment of Sockeye and Pink Salmon stocks in the northern boundary area using run reconstruction techniques, 1982 – 95

Abstract A multi-time-period method of stock reconstruction was used to estimate harvest and stock interception …

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Coquitlam River Watershed (CRW) Roundtable Operational Guidelines and Core Committee Terms of Reference

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A Summary of Juvenile Salmonid Trapping in the Lillooet Lake Catchment, Including Lillooet and Birkenhead Rivers, 2011.

This project is an extension of research conducted in the Spring of 2010, which documented …

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State of the Pacific Ocean 2007

Abstract This report is the ninth in an annual series describing the state of physical, …

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Pacific Salmon Resources in Central and North Coast British Columbia

This report was prepared by Dr. Brian Riddell to inform the PFRCC and the public …

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Supporting Land Stewardship Actions and Protecting Habitat for Salmon year 2

The project was to increase riparian ecosystem health while obtaining a commitment from landowners and …

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2021 – 2020 Artist Stamp Competition Rules

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PSF Strategic Framework 2020-2023

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Farmland Riparian – Interface Stewardship Program

The Farmland-Riparian Interface Program (FRISP) was established in 2004, and has been associated with over …

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Wild Salmon Policy and the Future of the Salmonid Enhancement Program: Council Advisory 2000

The March 15, 2000, Wild Salmon Policy Discussion Paper was part of a series of …

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Handbook of Physical, Chemical, Phytoplankton, and Zooplankton Data from Hecate Strait, Dixon Entrance, Goose Island Bank and Queen Charlotte Sound

Abstract This report summarizes physical and lower trophic level data collected in Hecate Strait and …

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Youth Watershed Leadership & Mentoring Program

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Role of Public Groups in Protecting and Restoring Habitats in British Columbia, with a Special Emphasis on Urban Streams (The)

There has been an upsurge of community and public involvement in the protection and rehabilitation …

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Conflicts between People and Fish for Water: Two British Columbia Salmon and Steelhead Rearing Streams in Need of Flows

Using the Nicola and Englishman rivers as examples, this background paper explains how water levels …

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PSF Letter to P.M. regarding Sea Lice and Discovery Islands

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A 2011 Overview of An Ecosystem Based Management (EBM) Application For the Nemiah Creek Watershed

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Fisheries Sensitive Watersheds Project

The intent of this project is to collaboratively, with the established Stuart/Takla Fisheries Sensitive Watershed …

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Presentation: Skeena Sockeye Juvenile Assessments and Potential Status Benchmarks

Summary This presentation, delivered by Steve Cox-Rogers at a Skeena Salmon Program Data Review workshop …

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Silverhope Creek Mainstem Restoration

The goals of this project were to: a) accelerate the natural recovery of riparian vegetation …

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Appendix B: Summary of Fortune Creek Hydrology

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Creating an Inclusive Environment: Working towards Environmental Justice in Canada

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What’s happening to wild salmon in your community? What the Council heard: North Coast Public Meetings March 6-8, 2007

Summary The North Coast meetings represented the third PFRCC [Pacific Fisheries Resource Conservation Council] regional …

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Coquitlam River Watershed Roundtable

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Salmonid distribution in relation to stream temperatures in Fortune Creek, British Columbia – The influence of surface water and groundwater interactions

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Xeni Gwet’in Chilko Roundtable Watershed Plan

This project built on the achievements of Roundtable meetings held annually since 2008 to develop …

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Coast-Wide Coho

Description A summary of the history and current status of coho stocks in British Columbia, …

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Alien Invaders in the Shuswap? Submitted by the Kingfisher Interpretive Centre Society

Newspaper article …

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Letter from Minister Regan November 17th 2005

Response to Council letter September 16 and 23, 2005, regarding cost estimates for acoustic tagging …

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Quantitative links between Pacific salmon and stream periphyton

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Hatzic Lake Fish Passage Improvements and Flood Risk Reduction

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ECOLOGY AND CONTROL OF INTRODUCED YELLOW PERCH IN BC LAKES

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Fraser River Sockeye

(Background Paper authored by Richard Routledge and Ken Wilson, June 1999) This paper detailed historical …

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Vedder River Off-Channel Habitat and Enhancement Opportunities Inventory

The purpose of this project was to identify and prioritize fish habitat protection, enhancement and …

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Coldwater River Habitat Education and Awareness

The upper Coldwater River watershed is heavily impacted by campers during the months of May …

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City of Surrey’s Salmon Habitat Restoration Program (SHaRP)

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Status of Pacific Salmon Resources in Southern British Columbia and the Fraser River Basin

The present report updates, through recent information provided by field survey and analyses, the information …

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Skeena Sockeye Lakes Hydroacoustic Surveys Report 2006

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Interactions Between Sockeye Salmon, Kokanee and Rainbow Trout in Quesnel Lake A Workshop on Planning for Future Research

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What is ecosystem management?

Abstract The evolving concept of ecosystem management is the focus of much current debate. To …

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Fishwheel and radio-telemetry components of the “Count on Salmon” to support in-season management of Fraser sockeye and pink salmon and track radio-tags applied as part of an ongoing NSERC research project.

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Implementation of the Chilliwack River Watershed Strategy: Awareness and Engagement of Decision-Making Institutions that Affect Watershed Conditions within the Chilliwack Valley

The need for watershed planning in the Chilliwack River Watershed came about due to the …

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Salmon in the Cariboo Chilcotin and Upper Fraser will Benefit from Grants of $220,000

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Watershed Fish Based Sustainability Plan Year 2

The objective of the 2008-2009 WFSP planning project was to build upon progress made during …

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INTERTRIBAL TREATY ORGANIZATION REPORT ON 2009-10 WORKSHOPS

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Livestock, Drinking Water and Fish. FRISP: Farmland-Riparian Interface Stewardship Program

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Managing Pacific salmon for ecosystem values: ecosystem indicators and the Wild Salmon Policy

Abstract Canada’s Wild Salmon Policy (WSP) was released in June 2005 with a goal to …

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River Community Synergies: Advancing Integrated Fisheries Management

The Fraser River Salmon Table (the Salmon Table) continues work “To build a river community”, …

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State of the Pacific Ocean 2011

Summary This report summarizes the thirteenth annual workshop on the state of physical, biological, and …

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Evaluation of restoration activities on the Horsefly River Riparian Conservation Area

This project had three separate, but related components. The first was to develop an evaluation …

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Conference on Early Migration and Premature Mortality in Fraser River Late-Run Sockeye Salmon: Proceedings Forest Sciences Cent

This is a report on the proceedings of a conference held at the University of …

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Development of An Implementation Strategy for Lower Fraser Coho Habitat Protection, Enhancement and Rehabilitation Projects Through Integrated Planning by First Nations

 The goal of this project was to identify the steps for First Nations organizations to …

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Cultus Lake Planning and Outreach Strategy

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Guidance and Capacity-Building for Water and Watershed Planning

This project delivered a completed water and watershed planning guide – Rethinking our Water Ways …

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Appendix A. Salmonid distribution in relation to stream temperatures in Fortune Creek, British Columbia: The influence of surface water and groundwater interactions

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Seton River Corridor Habitat Restoration Assessment

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First Nations Water Security and Climate Change Workshop Report

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Building for the Future: October 15th 2010 By Sue Staniforth and Kristine Webber, Staniforth & Associates for Fraser Salmon and Watersheds Program A Participatory Evaluation of the First Five Years of the Fraser Salmon and Watersheds Program

Full …

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Storm Drain Marking Challenge. Poster

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Food, Social & Ceremonial (FSC) Data Reporting System

A Co-management Project Between First Nations & …

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Nechako White Sturgeon Community Outreach Support

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Climate effects on pacific salmon in the ocean – creating a canadian focus

Description The first part of this report reviews literature on Pacific salmon. The following themes …

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June 2008 Assembly An Overview of the Upper Fraser Region

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Annotated Bibliography: Resources Relating to Sockeye Salmon Habitat of the Skeena Watershed

This annotated bibliography is one of several products prepared in 2010 by Ecotrust Canada for …

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Annual Report 1998 1999

This report and its four accompanying background papers were the first products of the Pacific …

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Salmon Saturdays

To address the lack of understanding and increase citizen awareness of salmon and salmon habitat …

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2010 Bonaparte River Streambank Restoration Sites, As-Built

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Science-based Ecosystem Approaches under Canada’s Wild Salmon Policy (WSP)

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Canadian Biodiversity Strategy: Canada’s Response to the Convention on Biological Diversity

Summary Biodiversity supports human societies ecologically, economically, culturally and spiritually. Despite its importance, however, ecosystems …

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Lower Fraser River Fishwheel Operations 2011

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“The Scoop On Poop,” – Assessing nutrient loads, sources and habitat risks for endangered sockeye salmon in Cultus Lake, BC

Ongoing limnological and paleolimnological research has demonstrated Cultus Lake is undergoing cultural eutrophication, the enrichment …

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QuesnelGroups.zip

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First Nations, Salmon Fisheries and the Rising Importance of Conservation

The background paper cites the partnerships and co-management initiatives that have been successful in conserving …

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Presentation: Skeena Salmon Benchmarks and Status (Nov. 2, 2012)

Summary This is a draft version of a presentation that will be delivered at the …

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Letter to Minister Hearn March 02 2006

PFRCC release of “Selection and Use of Indicators to Measure the Habitat Status of Wild …

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Restoration Effectiveness Monitoring

An integral, but often neglected part of any habitat restoration project is post-construction effectiveness monitoring.  …

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FISH FRUSTRATION The next time you eat salmon, think twice From The Globe and Mail. Mon 02 Jul 2007

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Building a River Community

This Fraser Watershed project has made successful and measurable steps in Building a River Community, …

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Salmon in the Quesnel Watershed: A Think Tank on the need for an Inland Fisheries Research Program.

On February 23-25, 2011 an Inland Fisheries Research Think Tank has held at the Dr. …

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Building Awareness and Capacity: An Action Plan for Continued Sustainable Development 2001-2003

Summary This Fisheries and Oceans Canada report assesses the department’s progress on sustainable development and …

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Annual Report 2001 2002

This report is innovative in assembling information that is not otherwise available to the public …

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Fishwheel, radio-telemetry and catch monitoring components of the “Count on Salmon” Project.

Recently, there have been large discrepancies between the estimates of abundance derived from the Mission …

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Groundwater Habitat Interactions for Interior Fraser Coho Study – Year 2

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Salmon Conservation Challenges in British Columbia with particular reference to Central and North Coast: Council Advisory 2004

This report summarizes Council’s advice based upon an extensive analysis of the status of all …

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Angling Guide Data Summary for the 1990 to 2002 and 2004 to 2007 Licence Years in the Skeena River Watershed

Summary The Pacific Salmon Foundation and the Ministry of Environment have jointly managed and administered …

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Federal and state approaches to salmon recovery at the millenium

Summary “In this chapter, we describe the recent federal stance on restructuring the Columbia River …

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Delivery of pollutants by spawning salmon

Summary Pollutants are widely distributed by the atmosphere and the oceans. Contaminants can also be …

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Wild Salmon and Aquaculture in British Columbia: Council Advisory 2003

Advisory provides information and recommendations for action on the potential and perceived impacts of salmon …

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Environmental Protection in Flood Hazard Management

A Guide for …

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Habitat-Based Abundance Benchmarks for Lake Sockeye CU’s in the Skeena Watershed

This report describes the results of a habitat-based assessment of the Skeena lake sockeye CUs …

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ANNUAL REPORT, APRIL 2007 – MARCH 2008

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Identification of Salmon Restoration Opportunities in Northern Statimc Territory

This project was to identify salmon restoration opportunities within Northern St’at’imc Territory. Fish habitats and …

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Bonaparte Watershed Stewardship Society. Water Management Planning. Part of an ongoing Watershed Sustainability Planning Process

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Evaluating the vulnerability of Pacific salmon to effects of climate change in the Central Interior and identifying regional adaptation strategies

Across salmon watersheds in British Columbia we can expect a variety of adverse effects of …

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Annual Report 2005

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Sea lice, Lepeophtheirus salmonis, transfer between wild sympatric adult and juvenile salmon on the north coast of British Columbia, Canada

Abstract We examine sea lice, Lepeophtheirus salmonis, on juvenile and adult salmon from the north …

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Review of Long-term Monitoring Protocols for New and Upgraded Hydroelectric Projects in British Columbia and Yukon Territory; June 20-21, 2011.

Summary Small hydro development proposals represent the largest number of referrals by sector to the …

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Annual Report 2006

Council’s annual report for 2006 is now available. Activities, reports and provision of advice to …

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Groundwater & the future of Salmon on Earth

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Salmon River Watershed Project, 1991-2008. Lessons Learned

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Angling Guide Data Summary for the 1990/1991 to 2010/2011 licence years in the Skeena River Watershed

Executive Summary The Angling Guide Management System (AGMS) database for the British Columbia Skeena Region …

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DFO Wild Salmon Policy: ecosystem values and indicators workshop March 21 & 22, 2007, Vancouver, BC

Abstract Canada’s Policy for the Conservation of Wild Pacific Salmon (WSP) sets the framework for …

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Case History of the Skeena Fisheries Commission: Developing Aboriginal Fishery Management Capacity in Northern British Columbia

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Surface water and groundwater interaction in the Fortune Creek watershed: implications for fish protection and water management (Year 2)

Fortune Creek is a regulated system near Armstrong and the Spallumcheen Valley. The Creek provides …

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Conceptual Proposal Template

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Phase IV – Implementation Steps to a Coquitlam River Watershed Governance Strategy

Building on terms of reference for a watershed planning team or coalition for the Coquitlam …

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Steelhead Bycatch and Mortalities in the Commercial Skeena Net Fisheries of British Columbia from Observer Data: 1989 to 2009

“This report provides a chronological summary of a number of multi-faceted observer/monitoring programs that were …

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Benchmark Analysis Review Workshop – Summary Notes (April 4th, 2012)

Summary The Pacific Salmon Foundation hosted a technical workshop in Terrace, BC on April 4th, …

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Climate Change Impacts and Vulnerabilities in Canada’s Pacific Marine Ecosystems

Summary Canada’s Pacific marine ecosystems, which lie adjacent to the coast of British Columbia, are …

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BC Aquatic Information Partnership. Development Strategy

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BACKGROUNDER Salmon in BC January 2011

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Activating the Inter-Tribal Fishing Treaty: a prerequisite for reconciling our common responsibilities towards fisheries survival

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Study Plan to Measure Survival of Juvenile Chinook Salmon Through Wilsey Dam Turbines (FINAL DRAFT)

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HARRISON RIVER CHUM FISHERY: THE ETHNOGRAPHIC AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE

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Briefing Note: Salmon as an Official BC Symbol Fraser Salmon and Watersheds Program Fraser Basin Council and Pacific Salmon Foundation October 15, 2010

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Up Your Watershed!

Up Your Watershed! Concerts took place in Vancouver, Surrey and Williams Lake. Overall, approximately 750 …

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Communications Update

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PFRCC’s Review Comments on DFO’s December 2004 Wild Salmon Policy Draft (The)

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BACKGROUNDER Salmon in British Columbia July 2010

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A Policy for Selective Fishing in Canada’s Pacific Fisheries

Summary Because different species and stocks often mingle in the open ocean and river fisheries, …

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Letter to MPs – December 2019

  Dear MP, Congratulations on your election to the House of Commons. My colleagues at …

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Salmon Hero Honoured by Fraser Salmon & Watersheds Program

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Salish Sea Salmon Education Booklet

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Purchase of a Continuous Flow Centrifuge for Marine Derived Nutrient Sampling

A flow through centrifuge is a large volume centrifuge that separates solids from liquids that …

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“HOW GREEN IS YOUR VALLEY?” REMOTE SENSING OF LARGE WATERSHED CHANGE FOR ECOSYSTEM MANAGEMENT TECHNICAL REPORT

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Surface water and groundwater interaction in the Fortune Creek watershed: implications for fish protection and water management (Year 3)

Fortune Creek is a regulated system that supplies water to approximately 4,500 residences in Armstrong …

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5 Communications Materials

Coquitlam River Watershed …

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Factors Limiting Juvenile Sockeye Production and Enhancement Potential for Selected BC Nursery Lakes

Abstract In this report we present summaries of our current knowledge of freshwater factors limiting …

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Project Rivershed Brunette

The Brunette Rivershed is one of 34 riversheds in the Fraser River Basin – the …

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Stabilizing flow, increasing juvenile Coho habitat and removal of a fish stranding issue in Patenaude Creek, Horsefly River Riparian Conservation Area

The objectives of the project were to stabilize flow, increase habitat for juvenile coho salmon …

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Fraser Salmon and Watersheds Program. Public Relations Toolkit

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PSF Salmon Anatomy Paper Dissection

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Advisory: implementing the habitat and ecosystem components of DFO’s Wild Salmon Policy

Abstract This advisory is intended to assist the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and their …

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Partnership Building for Fish Habitat Restoration Priorities in the Upper Pitt Watershed

While the Upper Pitt watershed is highly valued for its salmon productivity and habitat values, …

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Development of an Inland Rivers Fisheries Traceability System – Demonstration of the Chain of Custody and Identification of Fish Stocks.

DFO’s Pacific Fisheries Reform emphasizes a shift to more precautionary and selective commercial fisheries in …

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What’s Happening to Wild Salmon in Your Community: What the Council Heard: North Coast Public Meetings, March 6-8, 2007

Since its inception, the Pacific Fisheries Resource Conservation Council has sought to hear from communities, …

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Joint Sport Fishing-First Nations Working Group

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Working with your Municipality: Insights from Successful Participants

Objective:To share insights from municipal partnerships in the aim of leveraging common interests and resources within …

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Angling Guide Data Summary for the 2007/2008 Licence Year Skeena River Watershed.

“Guided angler data in annual guide reports provide information on angler demographics, effort and catch …

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Groundwater Habitat Interactions for Interior Fraser Coho

There is a lack of knowledge related to what constitutes critical habitats for Interior Fraser …

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Coast Wide Coho

(Background paper authored by Richard Routledge and Ken Wilson, June 1999) Abstract: Canada’s management and …

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Annual Report 2009

In line with its mandate, the Pacific Fisheries Resource Conservation Council provides an annual report …

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Icon FSWP on BC Almanac

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Stock status of northern boundary coho: Canadian Report

Abstract This document presents an assessment of the status of coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) in …

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Activating the Inter-Tribal Fishing Treaty: a prerequisite for reconciling our common responsibility towards fisheries survival

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Impacts of the Operation of Existing Hydroelectric Developments on Fishery Resources in British Columbia. Volume I – Anadromous Salmon

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Implementation of the Chilliwack River Watershed Strategy

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Langley Environmental Partners Society. LEPS Facts

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2009 Lower Fraser River Sockeye Recreational Hook and Release Mortality Study

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Youth Dialogue on Salmon and Watershed Sustainability. Project Learnings and Summary Report

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An evaluation of the effects of conservation and fishery enhancement hatcheries on wild populations of salmon

Abstract The historical, political and scientific aspects of salmon hatchery programmes designed to enhance fishery …

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The 2008 Xeni Gwet’in Caretaker Area Fisheries Enhancement Projects

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Youth Watershed Leadership and Mentoring Program Workshop Learning Resource Friday 9th – Sunday 11th October 2009

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Guiding Principles For FSWP and First Nations Engagement Version2.0

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Bonaparte Watershed Streambank Restoration Project

The objective of the project was to review Bonaparte watershed low flow issues and develop …

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Stop the Spread of Spiny-ray Fish Species

Our project addressed the threat of alien invasive fish species in the Shuswap watershed. To …

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Preliminary categorization of the productivity of 37 coastal and skeena river system lakes in British Columbia

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Fraser Valley; Habitat Restoration Performance Evaluation and Project Legacy

The purpose and scope of this project is to evaluate the current function of existing …

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Implementing adaptive management through the North Coast LRMP

Summary Ecological and social systems are complex, dynamic and inherently unpredictable. It can be extremely …

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Youth Leadership and Mentoring Program Final Draft Summary and Outcomes Report February 2010

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Coldwater River Habitat Education and Awareness 2009 Project Final Report

The Nicola Tribal Association’s (NTA) fisheries department, the Nicola Watershed Stewardship and Fisheries Authority (NWSFA) …

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Letter to Minister Regan regarding Wild Salmon Policy Framework – April 2005

Pacific Fisheries Resource Conservation Council Review of the April 2005 draft Wild Salmon Policy …

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Developing a Wild Salmon Policy Review Framework: Stakeholder Perspectives on Review Components

At the request of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, the PFRCC commissioned a report seeking …

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Salmonids: In and Out of the Classroom

This project is divided into four sub-projects each with its own objectives and the results. …

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NSTC In-Season Salmon Abundance and Health Indicator Program

The NStQ value this project as a component of their involvement in fisheries management through …

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Langley Thinks Salmon Presents…..

For the Langley Thinks Salmon project, LEPS has taken a targeted approach to engaging specific …

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Building a Business Plan to Support Community Based Stewardship in BC

This project has compiled the existing literature from BC and beyond on needs and gaps …

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Temp file FSWP MEDIA BACKGROUNDER

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Coalbed Methane and Salmon: Assessing the Risks

Executive Summary GW Solutions Inc. (GW Solutions) was commissioned by the Pembina Institute to prepare …

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2010/11 INTERIM REPORT Template

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Bonaparte River Water Management Project

The main objective of the project was to develop a cooperative approach to water management …

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Greener Cleaners Poster

Greener Cleaner Workshop Make and take home eco-friendly: Dishwasher detergent Laundry detergent Multi-purpose …

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Stewardship Works!

The Stewardship Works! (SW!) initiative was a three?year pilot project which provided core funding to …

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Canada’s State of the Oceans Report, 2012

Summary Introduction The Centre of Expertise on State of the Oceans Reporting created this national …

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Strengthening Stewardship: People Messaging and Organization Foundations

The Stewardship Centre for BC (SCBC) is working to build capacity within individual stewardship organizations …

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MEDIA RELEASE Fraser Salmon & Watersheds Program Funds Community–Led Projects with $2.9 million

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An Ecosystem based Approach to Managing Salmon in the Strait of Georgia

An advisory to the Ministers and the …

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Trophic status and rearing capacity of smaller sockeye nursery lakes in the Skeena River system

Abstract The Skeena River system has one large sockeye (Oncorhynchus nerka) nursery lake (Babine Lake) …

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Do We Make it Official? Recognizing Pacific Salmon as a BC Emblem

A report and recommendation to the Province of British Columbia on the designation of wild …

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Xeni Gwet’in Chilko Roundtable Watershed Plan

The Xeni Gwet’in 2008/09 FSWP proposal built on past research and the key goal of …

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Collaborative Monitoring and Acces Plan for Sports Fischers on the Chehalis and Harrison Rivers Salmon Fisheries

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Marine Environmental Quality in the Pacific North Coast Integrated Management Area (PNCIMA), British Columbia, Canada: A Summary of Contaminant Sources, Types, and Risks

Abstract Under the terms of Canada’s Oceans Act (1997), Fisheries and Oceans Canada has embarked …

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DRAFT: March 5, 2009. Feasibility of Fertilizing Takla Lake for Early Stuart Sockeye Recovery

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Nicola Water Use Management Plan – Plan Synthesis

This project was the final step of Phase 2 (plan development) of a 4-phase planning …

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Helping Pacific Salmon Survive the Impact of Climate Change on Freshwater Habitats: Case Studies: Perspectives from the Okanagan, Quesnel, Nicola, Cowichan, Nass, and Englishman River Watersheds

Description The purpose of this report and companion document, “Helping Pacific salmon survive the impact …

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Fish immigration/emigration and habitat use in the lower Hatzic watershed

The objective of this project was to obtain information on salmonid, white sturgeon and other …

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Benefits of Marine Planning: An Assessment of Economic and Environmental Values

Description This report examines economic and environmental values of the PNCIMA [Pacific North Coast Integrated …

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2011/12 INTERIM REPORT Template

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MEDIA RELEASE Fraser Salmon & Watersheds Program Funds Community–Led Projects with $2.9 million

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FSWP Restoration Effectiveness Monitoring

Mainstem river fish habitat restoration projects have been conducted in a number of impacted watersheds …

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Report of the Skeena Independent Science Review Panel

Summary The objective of the Panel was to use the best available science to review …

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Hydrological Assessment of the Musqueam Cutthroat Creek Watershed

Through our Hydrological Assessment of the Musqueam Cutthroat Creek System our Streamkeepers, consultants and partnership …

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Biological Reference Points for the Conservation and Management of Steelhead, Oncorhynchus mykiss

Abstract We derive two simple biological reference points from a Beverton-Holt stock-recruitment relationship. We then …

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Bonaparte Watershed Water Management Project: Opportunities for Improved Water Management in the Bonaparte River Watershed , 2010.

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MEDIA BACKGROUNDER

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Blue Genes: Sharing and Conserving the World’s Aquatic Biodiversity

Summary In the rush to develop global policies that deal with access to genetic resources, …

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Lower Fraser River Recreational Hook and Release Sockeye Mortality Pilot Study 2008: Summary for Week 2 – August 19 to 23, 2008

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An exploratory investigation on possible approaches used to minimize terminal fishery impacts on the Skeena River steelhead population

This report investigates the utility of using a numerical simulation model to identify the frequency, …

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Upper Fraser Fisheries Conservation Alliance

System-wide DIDSON Estimation of Sockeye Salmon Escapement in the Quesnel River …

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Ecosystem-based Conservation Planning towards Ecological and Culturural Sustainability on Xeni Gwet’in Lands

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Marine Use Analysis of the Pacific North Coast Integrated Management Area

Abstract This report provides an overview of various human activities in the Pacific North Coast …

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Letter to Minister van Dongen regarding PFRCC 2005 workplan

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Coldwater River Restoration of Structures to Protect Investments in Habitat

The Nicola Tribal Association (NTA) has carried out a number of instream habitat restoration projects …

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MEDIA RELEASE Fraser Salmon & Watersheds Program Funds Community–Led Projects with $2.9 million

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Description of a daily simulation model for the area 4 (Skeena) commercial gillnet fishery

Abstract This report describes a daily simulation model for the Area 4 (Skeena River) commercialgillnet …

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Mortality rates of coho salmon caught by commercial salmon gillnets and the effectiveness of revival tanks and reduced soak time for decreasing coho mortality rates

Abstract In 1998 a number of events changed the conservation, management and harvest opportunities for …

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Xenii Gwet’’iin Fiisheriies Program 2006 to 2008

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2021 – 2022 Artist Stamp Competition Entry Form

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NSTC In-Season Salmon Abundance and Health Indicator Program

A Report on the Churn Creek Fishwheel Feasibility Study: Enumeration, Assessment and …

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CULTUS LAKE WATERSHED NUMERICAL GROUNDWATER FLOW MODEL

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Nourishing Growth: An Overview of Youth Engagement

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Salmon Points Rewards Program (salmon chums)

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Salmon River Watershed Restoration and Monitoring Project

The direct objective of the project was to complete an additional 22 riparian and streambank …

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Genetic Analyses of Chinook Salmon Caught in the Skeena River Sport Fishery 2010

Abstract Samples were collected from 378 Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) caught by anglers fishing in …

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Apple Springs Salmon Habitat Restoration Project for the Lower Bridge River

This 2-yr duration project constructed an off-channel salmon spawning and rearing channel in the Lower …

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Using trusts to ensure monitoring impartiality: the Babine example

Summary Paper delivered at the Innovative Monitoring Conference in Smithers, B. C., March 13 …

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Fraser Initiative – Phase I (Development)

Under Integrated Planning & Governance, the Fraser Initiative has enabled us to collaborate with 27 …

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Bonaparte Watershed Streambank Restoration Project

The objective of the project was to undertake between four and eight priority salmonid habitat …

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NEWS RELEASE Salmon Heroes honoured by the Fraser Salmon & Watersheds Program at Fraser Assembly meeting

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High-Value Sockeye Habitat of the Skeena Watershed: Large-Format Map

This large-format map shows the entire Skeena watershed at 1:450,000. This map is one of …

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Groundwater Habitat Interactions for Interior Fraser Coho Workplan 2008-09

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First Nations FSC Fisheries Database Project

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“State of the Watershed” Report on the hydrology and biological productivity of the Musqueam Creek watershed

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PSF Salmon Vocabulary Sheet (Intermediate)

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QuesnelMachineOperators.mp3

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Groundwater Habitat Interactions for Interior Fraser Coho

There is a lack of knowledge related to what constitutes critical habitats for Interior Fraser …

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Cohort analyses and new developments for coded wire tag data of Atnarko River Chinook salmon

Abstract The Coded Wire Tag (CWT) workgroup of the Pacific Salmon Commission (PSC) recently identified …

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NEWS RELEASE Pacific Salmon as an official BC symbol?: Call for public comment

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Mediakit March 2007

Think …

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Lower Fraser River Recreational Hook and Release Sockeye Mortality Pilot Study 2008: Summary for Week 1 – August 5 to 9, 2008

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Transitioning from Planning to Implementation in the Okanagan. A Case Study

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Report on Mountain Pine Beetle Threats to Salmon and Fisheries Resources in BC: Proceedings of the Pacific Salmon Foundation and Fraser Basin Council Workshop (January 30-31, 2007, Prince George)

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PSF Strategic Framework Visual

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Conversations with a Dreamfish

Conversations with Dreamfish is a pilot project to develop a process where students who participate …

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Responsible Fishing in Canada’s Pacific Region Salmon Fisheries: Synopsis

Summary Responsible fishing practices are being incorporated into fisheries around the world, including the BC …

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Economic Dimensions of Skeena Watershed Salmonid Fisheries

This report provides an economic snapshot of contemporary fisheries for Skeena salmon and steelhead, including …

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Water Wise: Water Conservation & Watershed Health Education

The Water Wise & Watershed Health program was designed to make use of all available …

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PROJECTS in April 2010 to March 2011 funding period

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RESULTS Field-based Workshop Applying the Xeni Gwet’in Ecosystem-based Plan with a Focus on Water part of Xeni Gwet’in Chilko Watershed Roundtable—Quality Waters Management Plan

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The influence of biotic and environmental processes on .& breeding population /& density: insights from sockeye salmon

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Presentation: Draft Benchmark Analysis for Lake Sockeye Conservation Units (CUs) in the Skeena (Apr. 4, 2012)

Summary This presentation was delivered at a Skeena Salmon Program Data Review workshop held in …

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A Discussion Paper on the Feasibility of Funding Riparian Restoration with Revenue Sourced from Carbon Credits

The debate around the issue of climate change has moved from the question of “is …

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Innovations in Flood Management, the Environment and Sustainability

Workshop …

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Okanagan Water Supply and Demand Project: Phase 2 Summary Report

Executive Summary: Overview The Canadian Okanagan Basin (the Basin), in the southern interior of British …

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Interim Report Template

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Fraser Basin Streams of Dreams 2008

Many people are still unaware of how their homes, properties and streets are connected to …

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Salmon play script – Simons Story

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2009/10 FINAL REPORT Template

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Fraser Basin Streams of Dreams 2009

The Fraser Basin Stream of Dreams 2009 project goal was to directly educate 5000 Fraser …

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State of physical, biological, and selected fishery resources of Pacific Canadian marine ecosystems in 2009

Abstract Monitoring the physical and biological oceanographic conditions and fishery resources of the Pacific Region …

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Dragon Creek Day lighting and Culvert Replacement

This Dragon Creek Culvert Replacement and Daylighting project had developed partnerships between Baker Creek Enhancement …

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A Review and Meta-Analysis of the Effects of Riparian Zone Logging on Stream Ecosystems in the Pacific Northwest

Executive Summary This report summarizes the results of nearly half a century of research on …

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2011/12 CONCEPTUAL PROPOSAL

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Proceedings — Climate Change and Salmon Stocks: Vancouver, BC

Description These are the proceedings of a one-day conference on “Climate Change and Salmon Stocks”, …

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Letter to Minister van Dongen regarding PFRCC report on our Public Consultations on Hatcheries and Enchancement

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State of physical, biological, and selected fishery resources of Pacific Canadian marine ecosystems

Abstract Despite continuing increases in overall global water temperatures, the waters off the Pacific coast …

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Toward a definition of conservation principles for fisheries management

Abstract Conservation, like beauty, is clearly in the eye of the beholder. The lack of …

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Toward a definition of conservation principles for fisheries management

Abstract Conservation, like beauty, is clearly in the eye of the beholder. The lack of …

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PSF Submission, Federal Aquaculture Act Consultation Jan 14 2021

PSF made a formal submission in January to DFO’s consultation regarding the creation of a …