Annual Report 2003

This annual report summarizes initial findings from Council’s extensive analysis of the status of all salmon stocks in the central and north coast areas of BC. This report also provides a summary analysis of past recommendations to both levels of government and the influence that advice had on government decisions. This advice is summarized in terms of 5 topics or themes; biodiversity of Pacific salmon, effective management, adequacy of information, risk minimization and the development of a guiding policy framework.