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
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.