Being informed is beter than being frustrated,
2:40 Gordie. This is history, but may explain your sightings:
Category(s): ABORIGINAL - Salmon: Economic Opportunities
Subject: FN0970-Salmon: Aboriginal Interim Economic (Beach Seine) Fishing Opportunity - Area 29 - Lower Fraser Area
Beach seines open 08:00-16:30 hours daily on November 8 and November 9, 2004.
Only individuals designated by the Chawathil, Cheam, Chehalis, Peters, Scowlitz, Seabird Island, Shxw'ow'hamel, Skwah, Skway, Soowahlie, Squiala, Sumas, Tzeachten and the Yakweakwioose Indian Bands are authorized to participate in this fishery.
All aspects of the licence will be enforced.
This fishery is targeting 4,000 chum, with a by-catch of chinook salmon. Chum salmon and chinook salmon may be sold. All non target species are to be released to the water unharmed.
For more information call Brian Matts, Resource Manager Lower Fraser at (604) 666-2096.
Fisheries & Oceans Operations Center - FN0970
Sent November 5, 2004 at 1308