This project has three recommended options: 1) the core proposal consisting of redd counts in the established annual index reaches; 2) a recommended expansion of the redd count program to two‐to‐three new index sections in the Davis River, and two index sections in the Anzac River, to increase reliability of the surveys and increase First Nations training and employment; and 3) an application of the aerial redd count methodology (successfully applied to the Davis River in 2015) to the Ingenika River Watershed, to identify critical spawning habitats and estimate Bull Trout population size.
Follow our guidance for Arctic Grayling projects Prior to construction of the 1967 W.A.C. Bennett Dam and creation of the Williston Reservoir, Arctic Grayling were widespread and abundant. Today, self-sustaining populations are limited, and in […]
Assessing health of Stone’s Sheep in our Peace Region Ten wild sheep have been outfitted with GPS collars as part of a multiyear project to examine the population demographics, behaviour, distribution, and habitat use of […]