Phase 1 consultation on Pacific wild salmon policy draft implementation plan

Current status: Closed

Latest activity

  • Phase 3 (fall 2017)
    Involves consulting broadly with Indigenous groups, stakeholders and other interested parties across BC and Yukon on the draft implementation plan
  • Phase 1 (fall-spring 2016-17)
    Introductory discussions with parties across BC and Yukon to understand interests and set up the process

Between October 2016 and March 2017, DFO met with more than 150 First Nations groups and stakeholder organizations across BC and Yukon to understand and document key interests and activities that should be included in a five year implementation plan.

When and where

Date Province/Territory City Meeting Detail
March 16, 2017 British Columbia Vancouver Wild Salmon Policy Implementation Plan Public Open House HSBC Hall, UBC Robson Square, 800 Robson St.
6:30-8:30pm
March 7 to 9, 2017 Forum on Conservation and Harvest Planning
February 27, 2017 British Columbia Richmond Fraser Basin Council Wild Salmon Policy (WSP) Implementation Plan Workshop
February 23, 2017 British Columbia Upper Fraser Fisheries Conservation Alliance (UFFCA) – Pre-season discussion  
February 23, 2017 Yukon Whitehorse The Wild Salmon Policy Implementation Plan Meeting with First Nations and Renewable Resource Councils  
February 22, 2017 Yukon Whitehorse Yukon Salmon Sub-Committee and Yukon Fish and Wildlife Management Board  
February 22, 2017 Yukon Whitehorse Public Open House, Wild Salmon Policy Implementation Plan Elders’ Lounge, Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre, 1171-1st Avenue
6:30 to 9:00 pm
February 7 to 8, 2017 British Columbia Vancouver First Nations Fisheries Council (FNFC) – Salmon Coordinating Committee (SCC) Wild Salmon Policy Workshop  
January 24 to 26, 2017 British Columbia Richmond Forum on Conservation and Harvest Planning for Fraser Salmon: Discussion of the pre-draft of the IFMP and other proposals that may require consultation and science work.  
January 23, 2017 British Columbia Richmond Fraser Watershed Joint Technical Working Group  
January 23, 2017 Forum on Conservation and Harvest Planning  
January 19, 2017 British Columbia Williams Lake Upper Fraser Fisheries Conservation Alliance (UFFCA)  
December 7, 2016 British Columbia Vancouver The Wild Salmon Policy (WSP) and Pacific Salmon Treaty (PST) Implementation Plan meeting with First Nations  
December 6, 2016 British Columbia Nanaimo The Wild Salmon Policy (WSP) and Pacific Salmon Treaty (PST) Implementation Plan meeting with First Nations  
December 5, 2016 British Columbia Nanaimo Public Open House, Wild Salmon Policy Implementation Plan Beban Park Social Centre, 2300 Bowen Rd.
6:30 to 9:00 pm
November 30, 2016 British Columbia Prince Rupert The Wild Salmon Policy (WSP) and Pacific Salmon Treaty (PST) Implementation Plan meeting with First Nations
November 30, 2016 British Columbia Prince Rupert Public Open House, Wild Salmon Policy Implementation Plan Highliner, 815 1st Ave W
6:30 to 9:00 pm
November 23, 2016 British Columbia Prince George The Wild Salmon Policy (WSP) and Pacific Salmon Treaty (PST) Implementation Plan meeting with First Nations
November 23, 2016 British Columbia Prince George Public Open House, Wild Salmon Policy Implementation Plan Civic Centre Room 201, 808 Canada Games Way
6:30 to 9:00 pm
November 15, 2016 Fraser River Aboriginal Fisheries Secretariat (FRAFS) Executive Committee
November 10, 2016 British Columbia Kamloops The Wild Salmon Policy (WSP) and Pacific Salmon Treaty (PST) Implementation Plan meeting with First Nations
November 9, 2016 British Columbia Kamloops Public Open House, Wild Salmon Policy Implementation Plan Thompson River University Room: Summit 209, 900 McGill Rd
6:30 to 9:00 pm
October 26, 2016 British Columbia Richmond First Nations Fisheries Act Review Meeting
October 21, 2016 British Columbia Prince George First Nations Fisheries Act Review Meeting
October 17, 2016 British Columbia Nanaimo First Nations Fisheries Act Review Meeting
October 15, 2016 Fraser River Aboriginal Fisheries Secretariat (FRAFS) Executive Committee
October 14, 2016 British Columbia Merritt First Nations Fisheries Act Review Meeting  
October 12, 2016 British Columbia Terrace First Nations Fisheries Act Review Meeting  

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If you have any questions or feedback, please email WildSalmonPolicy@dfo-mpo.gc.ca.