STANDING UP FOR BC’S WILD SALMON


Watershed Watch is a science-based charity that advocates for the conservation of BC’s wild salmon.

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    A UNITED CALL FOR ACTION

    A letter from First Nations, conservation and fishing organizations, and esteemed British Columbians regarding key items in Minister Tootoo’s mandate letter pertaining to wild Pacific salmon was forwarded to the Minister on May 18, 2016.

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    CONNECTED WATERS

    Re-connecting waterways and restoring habitat- from Katzie Slough to tributaries of the lower Fraser watershed. Join our campaign.  

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    LEARN MORE

    Have you seen our Annual Report? We are advocates for B.C.’s wild salmon and the waters in which they swim- working to protect these icons of the west coast since 1998.

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    EMAIL MINISTER LEBLANC

    Canada’s Minister of Fisheries is coming to visit. He needs to hear that we care about wild salmon in BC! More

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  • Stan Proboszcz responds to fish farm expansion in B.C.

    INDUSTRY PUSHES TO EXPAND FISH FARMS

    Industry pushes to expand open-net salmon farms on the B.C. coast, dismissing critics and concern for wild salmon.

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    WEEKLY SALMON NEWS

    Check out our weekly update- a curated summary from Watershed Watch of stories in the news about B.C. salmon, aquaculture, and related issues.

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Latest Updates

Water Wise: Where have all the coho gone?

Check out the new Water Wise column by Tanis Gower from Watershed Watch: (Special to The Comox Valley Record) I was born in Comox in the early ’70s, and my dad had a small boat that he used to catch our …

September 7, 2016

Notice: Fraser River fisheries closed

The Pacific Salmon Commission has again downgraded the Fraser River sockeye salmon run size estimate. It is now well below half the preseason forecast and fisheries are closed. See the announcement from DFO here.

August 15, 2016
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