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The Gitanyow Fisheries Authority is an arm of the Gitanyow Hereditary Chiefs Office.  See Where We Work, Our Mandate and Our Team for more info.

Where We Work - Gitanyow Traditional Territory

Our Mandate

Our Team

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Snapshots of GFA Projects

In addition to using a fishwheel to capture coho, beach seining was utilized. With the low flow conditions that season, beach seining proved the most effective method.

Kitwanga River Salmon Enumeration Facility

Each year hundreds of tourists visit the fence as they travel the highway to Alaska. The KRSEF is located on the property of the Cassiar RV Park, and is a major draw for the facility.

Kitwanga Smolt Enumeration Facility

Connecting the transoms are aluminum panels, with fine enough perforations to prevent movement of the smallest sockeye smolts.