Friday, July 31, 2009

Latest Skeena Area 4 Update

Latest update on Skeena sockeye run.
Commercial fishery still closed.

COMMERCIAL - Salmon: Gill Net
Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Subject: FN0580-Salmon: Area C Gillnet - Area 4 Update

Area 4
Sockeye escapement through July 30 is 683,963. To reach the production escapement target of 900,000 and to achieve 150,000 for FSC purposes, we would have wanted about 762,000 in the river by now. Projected total return is estimated to be less than 1 million.

Fisheries and Oceans Canada Operations Center - FN0580
Sent July 31, 2009 at 10:48
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