Restoring Salmon Habitat in the Stave River Watershed
Stave River Watershed: Restoring Salmon Habitat
This project aims to increase and diversify off‐channel habitats within the lower two kilometres of the Stave River, to support salmon rearing and overwintering. This project will improve monitoring of water quality, fish, and vegetation and help inform future restoration designs and communications. This project is in collaboration with: Kwantlen First Nation, who under their current land management review process identified this site as having important environmental habitat values; DFO; SVSES; the District of Mission; and the community at‐large.
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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 […]
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