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ABORIGINAL - Salmon: Economic Opportunities


Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Subject: FN0677-Aboriginal - Salmon: Economic Fishing Opportunity - Area 29 - Lower Fraser area

Area 29 – Port Mann Bridge to Sawmill Creek (mainstem Fraser River)

Set Nets open 19:00 hours from Wednesday, August 18 to 14:00 hours Thursday,
August 19, 2010.

Drift Nets open 06:00 hours from Thursday, August 19 to 14:00 hours Thursday,
August 19, 2010.

Only individuals designated by the Aitchellitz, Katzie, Kwawkwawapilt,
Kwantlen, Peters, Shawahlook, Shxw’ow’hamel, Skowkale, Skway, Soowahlie,
Squiala, Sumas, Tzeachten, Union Bar, Yakweakwioose and Yale Indian Bands
Indian Bands are authorized to participate in this fishery.

All aspects of the licence will be enforced. Fisher harvesters are advised to
contact their local bands for a copy of the conditions of their fishing
licence.

The fishery is limited to the harvest of sockeye salmon and an incidental catch
of chinook salmon. All efforts and attempts shall be made to return all non
target species to the water alive. All viable steelhead, wild coho salmon and
sturgeon must not be retained.

It is mandatory that all salmon retained under the authority of this licence
must be transported to the nearest landing station and made available for
inspection.

For more information call Sheldon Evers, Resource Manager Lower Fraser at (604)
666-8049.

Fisheries and Oceans Canada Operations Center - FN0677
Sent August 18, 2010 at 15:52
Visit us on the Web at http://www.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca
 
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