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.
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 […]