About Us

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

PHOTO GALLERIES

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Kitwanga River Salmon Enumeration Facility

Chinook salmon are typically the first to migrate through the fence each year. This Chinook is swimming overtop the white teflon bottom of the trapbox.

Snapshots of GFA Projects

In 2008, GFA modified a fishwheel for use in the Cranberry River canyon. Goal: capture coho and chinook salmon to obtain a recapture rate from fish marked at downstream Nisga'a fishwheels.

Kitwanga Smolt Enumeration Facility

Coded-wire tagger used for marking coho smolts with a permanent, uniquely identifying mark.