Projects

The Gitanyow Fisheries Authority (GFA) runs a number of different programs, ranging from stock enumeration wiers to beaver dam breaching, and is also involved in a variety of projects relating to environmental assessment, wildlife management, etc.

Kitwanga River Salmon Enumeration Facility

Kitwanga Smolt Enumeration Facility


Brown Bear Creek Sockeye and Coho Enumeration and Monitoring

Kitwanga River Salmon Enumeration UPDATES

Kitwanga River Salmon Enumeration Facility UPDATES

Kitwanga Smolt Fence Enumeration UPDATES

Kitwanga Smolt Fence Enumeration summary

PHOTO GALLERIES

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Kitwanga Smolt Enumeration Facility

Prior to installation of the smolt fence, the concrete sill is all that remains in the river over winter.

Snapshots of GFA Projects

Brown Bear Creek has a relatively short section of productive spawning habitat, before salmon migrating upstream hit the falls, which is a barrier.

Kitwanga River Salmon Enumeration Facility

Aerial view shows side-channel which served as habitat compensation for stream area lost during construction of fence, and to divert water during construction.