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The following measures will be implemented to protect Interior Fraser River
coho.

Tidal portion of the Fraser River (downstream of the CPR Bridge at Mission, BC)

Effective 00:01 hours September 4, 2007 to 23:59 hours October 5, 2007 in the
tidal portion of the Fraser River (downstream from the CPR Bridge at Mission,
BC;

- the use of bait is prohibited while fishing for salmon.
- fishing for coho is prohibited.

Fraser River - Mission to Hope

Effective 00:01 hours September 6, 2007 to 23:59 hours October 8, 2007 on the
non-tidal portion of the Fraser River from the CPR Bridge at Mission, BC
upstream to the Highway No. 1 Bridge at Hope, BC:

- the use of bait is prohibited while fishing for salmon.
- fishing for coho is prohibited.


Fraser River  Hope to Sawmill Creek

Effective 00:01 hours September 8, 2007 to 23:59 hours October 11, 2007, on the
non-tidal portion of the Fraser River from the Highway No. 1 Bridge at Hope, BC
upstream to the confluence with Sawmill Creek:

- the use of bait is prohibited while fishing for salmon.
- fishing for coho is prohibited.

Fraser River Sawmill Creek to Alexandra Bridge

Effective 00:01 hours September 19, 2007 to 23:59 hours December 31, 2007, on
the non-tidal portion of the Fraser River from the confluence with Sawmill
Creek upstream to the Alexandra Bridge:

- the use of bait is prohibited while fishing for salmon.
- fishing for coho is prohibited.

Variation Orders 2007-316; 2007-218 in effect.

Notes:

The aggregate daily limit for all species of Pacific Salmon (other than
kokanee) from tidal and non-tidal waters combined is four (4).

Barbless hooks are required when fishing for salmon in tidal and non-tidal
waters of British Columbia. This includes all species of fish in the Fraser
River.

Sport anglers are encouraged to participate in the voluntary Salmon Sport Head
Recovery program by labelling and submitting heads from adipose fin-clipped
chinook and coho salmon. Recovery of coded-wire tags provides critical
information for coast-wide stock assessment. Contact the Salmon Sport Head
Recovery Program at (866) 483-9994 for further information.

Did you witness suspicious fishing activity or a violation? If so, please call
the Fisheries and Ocean Canada 24-hour toll free Observe, Record, Report line
at (800) 465-4336.

For the 24 hour recorded opening and closure line, call toll free at (866) 431-
FISH.
 
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