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.

PHOTO GALLERIES

click photo to see full gallery
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 Smolt Enumeration Facility

All coded-wire tagged coho then have their adipose fins clipped.

Kitwanga River Salmon Enumeration Facility

Beautiful silver sockeye salmon at the Kitwanga fence. This fish would have been captured for scale and length sampling, and to determine sex.