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

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Abstract Sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka) from the Fraser River are scheduled to be assessed by the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) in 2013. Information on the spatial distribution of Sockeye salmon populations…

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

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This draft report describes the preliminary results of a stock-recruit analysis focused on Skeena lake sockeye Conservation Units (CUs) to evaluate stock status and identify possible benchmarks for Skeena sockeye. This analysis has since been…

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

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Summary This draft report describes the preliminary results of a stock-recruit analysis focused on Skeena lake sockeye Conservation Units (CUs) to evaluate stock status and identify possible benchmarks for Skeena sockeye. This draft was developed…

Benchmark Analysis for Pacific Salmon Conservation Units in the Skeena Watershed

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Note: The computer code and input data referenced in this report are available here. Summary Canada’s Wild Salmon Policy (WSP) calls for the monitoring and assessment of all geographically, ecologically and genetically distinct populations…

Using Qualitative Risk Evaluations to Prioritize Resource Assessment Activities for Fraser River Sockeye

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Abstract Management of Fraser River sockeye salmon is evolving towards an inclusive and transparent process. An important part of this evolution is to establish clear guidelines for developing assessment plans, interpreting the collected information,…

Proceedings of the Regional Advisory Process on the Pre-COSEWIC assessment of Fraser River Sockeye Salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka); March 1, 2012.

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Summary The implementation of the federal Species at Risk Act (SARA), proclaimed in June 2003, begins with an assessment of a species’ risk of extinction by the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC). COSEWIC is…

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

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Summary This presentation was delivered at a Skeena Salmon Program Data Review workshop held in Terrace on April 4th, 2012. The presentation summarizes the results of a stock-recruit analysis focused on Skeena lake sockeye CUs conducted by…