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Chinook Salmon Fishing Resumes On The Fraser

Fraser Valley/Ottawa – DFO Department of Fishers and Oceans are allowing Chinook salmon sport fishing starting September 19 through December 31, 2016. From the DFO website and for more information click this link: Area 29 – Tidal waters of the…


DFO Fishing Ban On The Fraser Remains TFN

Mission, BC – The Salmon Fisheries ban on the Fraser River that was issued on Friday will remain issued until further notice. The low level of the Fraser Rover and the stocks numbers are obviously the main concern. The Fraser…


DFO Allows Specific Salmon Fishing On The Fraser

Mission/Abbotsford/Chilliwack (Star FM) – The DFO opened up some recreation fishing on the Fraser River between the Mission and Alexandria bridges – but only for a few species of salmon. The Department of Fisheries and Oceans will allow you to…


Sockeye Run – Wait And See In Mid-August

Chilliwack/Abbotsford/Hope (Star FM) – The DFO – Department of Fisheries and Oceans, has no plans to open Sockeye fishing on the Fraser River any time soon. But that could change in a hurry. Lower Fraser Area Director Jennifer Nener says…