Fishing


Opening Of Salmon Fishing Season (VIDEOS)

Fraser Valley- Thee opening of the salmon season on the Fraser River was Tuesday. It was very busy as you will see in this video clip that was filmed by environmentalist Chris Gadsen. This was filmed at Gill Road(Chillwiack) on…



Proposed Changes To The 2017-2019 Freshwater Fishing Regulations

Victoria/Fraser Valley – Proposed changes to fishing regulations for the 2017-2019 Freshwater Fishing Regulations Synopsis are now available for public comment and feedback. A complete list and description of the proposed regulations can be viewed online at: http://apps.nrs.gov.bc.ca/pub/ahte/ Based on…



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…


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…



DFO Hesitant On Salmon Stock Numbers – Warm Weather

Victoria/Chilliwack  (Star FM) – The Department of Fisheries and Oceans is taking a cautious approach when it comes to opening fishing times this year, due to concerns about the impact of the water temperatures and levels on fish survival. Regional…


New Sto:lo Loan To Cheam Fishing Village

Chilliwack, BC – Stó:lō Community Futures (SCF) announced that it has approved a loan in the amount of $215,550 to Cheam Fishing Village, under its new Stó:lō Community Loan Fund a partnership with Vancity Credit Union (Vancity). This loan will…