Seabird Island Band Fisheries Notice July 7, 2016

Species: Chinook salmon

All efforts and attempts shall be made to return all non-target species including Steelhead and Sturgeon to the water alive and unharmed. Steelhead, and Sturgeon must NOT be retained.

Sockeye can be incidentally retained.


Area:     Lower Fraser

Dates and Times

Gear:     Set Net (100 Feet length and 60 mesh deep)

6:00 PM Friday, July 8, 2016 to 12:00 PM Saturday, July 9, 2016

Drift Net (300 feet length and 60 mesh deep)

700 AM to 1:00 PM Saturday, July 9, 2016


License conditions

Minimum 8” Mesh

Early Stuart window closure in effect June 27 – July 22nd. During this time, we will begin sockeye fishery planning. Be prepared for sockeye fishery once the closure is lifted it will likely be a small opening.