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

Cutthroat trout are captured, sampled and released downstream, as they migrate through the fence to spawn each spring.

Kitwanga River Salmon Enumeration Facility

Aerial view of the old Kitwanga River counting weir, located further upstream in the watershed. The KRSEF replaced this structure, which operated for 3 seasons.

Snapshots of GFA Projects

GFA crew capturing spawning sockeye in a seine net for brood stock for the hatchery program in 2006.