Site 7‐IV: In the lower Campbell River system, gravel recruitment is an ongoing footprint issue due to the blockage of natural gravel recruitment from the upper river, caused by the construction of the John Hart Generating Facility in 1947. This project is part of an ongoing gravel recruitment program on the Campbell River and will result in the reconstruction of an 1800 square‐metre spawning gravel pad in an historically significant area for Chinook, Coho, Chum and Steelhead populations.
Restoring riparian habitat in the Puntledge River Watershed A building covering 233 m2 was demolished and 117 m2 of concrete was removed from the former sawmill site. An updated restoration design was completed, alongside a […]
New public representative joins our Coastal Region board Meet Ian Routley, the newest public representative appointed to our Coastal Region board following a competitive process. Ian grew up on Vancouver Island where he developed a […]
Adding nutrients to the Puntledge River Watershed 4,700 chum salmon carcasses from the Puntledge River Hatchery have been added to the upper Puntledge River Watershed with funding from the FWCP. The carcasses will introduce essential […]