Our Mandate

The GFA is mandated to conserve, protect, restore, monitor and manage fish, wildlife and the habitat they require, within the Gitanyow Lax Yip (Traditional Territory).

PHOTO GALLERIES

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Snapshots of GFA Projects

Mark Cleveland conducting lakeshore spawning habitat survey in Gitanyow Lake (aka Kitwanga or Kitwancool Lake).

Kitwanga River Salmon Enumeration Facility

Male sockeye salmon starting to take on it's spawning colors - the characteristic green head and orange body.

Kitwanga Smolt Enumeration Facility

Looking upstream at the inclined plane trap that GFA used prior to construction of the smolt fence. Two nets were used as wings to funnel fish into two traps, catching a small % of the total run.