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Surprises Happen

It isn’t exactly common for good news to arrive on the steelhead front but here’s that rare exception. Mike Davies, a contributor to the Campbell River Mirror posted an article on October 25 that was nothing short of amazing. BC Hydro, had just announced they were abandoning reconstruction of their diversion dam and fish passage …

Bulkley Revisited

Lets take a bit more in-depth look at that steelhead catch and release study on the Bulkley. This stems from comments received claiming this is ground breaking research that will provide solid scientific evidence to support management decisions. Those in command obviously believe there is insufficient science out there now to sell whatever it is …

Supply and Demand or Demand and Supply?

This year in Skeena country will be one to remember. The infamous Tyee test fishery results published by the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans has been bandied about relentlessly. Early results prompted talk of a record run. Bookings were made and plans set. Then, as the season was upon us and unprecedented numbers of …