Salmon Test Fisheries

Test Fishery Name Species Location Directed Stock Years Conducted
Albion Chinook Gillnet Chinook Fraser River (Area 29) Fraser 2016, 1980-2011
WCVI Chinook Troll Chinook Brooks Peninsula N/A 2016
Albion Chum Gillnet Chum Fraser River (Area 29) Fraser 2016, 1980-2011
Area 12 Chum Seine Chum Johnstone Strait (Area 12) Fraser 2016, 2008-2011, 1974-2005, 1971-1972, 1965-1969
Juan De Fuca Chum Seine Chum Juan de Fuca Strait (Area 20) N/A 2016, 1978-1979
Area 18/19 Chum Seine Chum Strait of Georgia (Area 18/19) Cowichan/Goldstream 2007-2011, 2004, 2003, 2001, 1994-1999, 1990, 1980
Area 23 Chum Seine
Chum West Coast Vancouver Island (Area 23) Barkley 1992-2008, 1990, 1988, 1987, 1983-1985
Area 24 Chum Seine
Chum West Coast Vancouver Island (Area 24) Clayoquot 2001-2005, 1993-1999, 1983-1985, 1980
Bute Inlet Chum Gill Net Chum Bute Inlet (Area 13) Bute 2005, 2004, 1994, 1992, 1990, 1980-1987
Kyuquot Chum Seine
Chum West Coast Vancouver Island (Area 26) Kyuqout 1983-2005
Nitinat Chum Seine
Chum West Coast Vancouver Island (Area 21) Nitinat 1984-2005
Nitinat Lake Chum Gill Net Chum West Coast Vancouver Island (Area 22) Nitinat 2002-2011, 1993-1999, 1984-1987, 1978-1981
Nootka / Esperanza Chum Seine
Chum West Coast Vancouver Island (Area 25) Nootka / Esperanza 1983-2005, 1974
Qualicum Chum Seine Chum Mid Vancouver Island (Area 14) Qualicum 2004, 2003, 1994-1999, 1992, 1985, 1984, 1980
Area 12 Chum Seine Tagging Study
Chum Johnstone Strait (Area 12) Fraser 2000-2002
Nimpkish Chum Seine
Chum Johnstone Strait (area 12) Nimpkish 2002, 2001, 1993-1999
Nootka / Esperanza Chum Gill Net Chum West Coast Vancouver Island (area 25) Nootka / Esperanza 1992-2001, 1978-1980
Nitinat Gill Net By-Catch Study Chum West Coast Vancouver Island (Areas 21 and a portion of 121) Nitinat 2000
Area 27 Chum Seine Chum West Coast Vancouver Island (area 27) N/A 1999, 1998, 1985
Cowichan Chum Gill Net Chum Strait of Georgia (Area 18) Cowichan 1994-1999, 1985-1992, 1982
Jervis Inlet Chum Gill Net Chum Strait of Georgia (Area 16) Jervis 1993-1999, 1991, 1982-1985
Nanaimo Chum Gill Net Chum Mid Vancouver Island (Area 17) Nanaimo 1990-1998, 1998, 1987, 1985
Area 13 Chum Seine Chum Johnstone Strait (Area 13) Fraser 1996, 1978-1987
Kyuquot Chum Gill Net Chum West Coast Vancouver Island (Area 26) Kyuquot 1995, 1993, 1978
Jervis Inlet Chum Seine Chum Mid Vancouver Island (Area 16) Jervis 1992, 1990, 1989
Satellite Channel Chum Seine Chum Satellite Channel (Area 18) N/A 1992
Sooke Basin Chum Gill Net Chum Sooke Basin (Area 19) N/A 1992, 1990, 1989
San Juan Chum Seine Chum San Juan (Area 20) San Juan 1985-1988
Qualicum Chum Gill Net Chum Mid Vancouver Island (Area 14) Qualicum 1980-1985
Area 23 Chum Gill Net Chum West Coast Vancouver Island (Area 23) Barkley 1982, 1978-1980
Nitinat Chum Gill Net Chum West Coast Vancouver Island (Area 21) Nitinat 1982
Juan de Fuca Chum Gill Net Chum Juan de Fuca Strait (Area 20) N/A 1980, 1978
Nanaimo Chum Seine Chum Mid Vancouver Island (Area 17) Nanaimo 1980
Area 27 Chum Gill Net Chum West Coast Vancouver Island (Area 27) N/A 1979
Gordon Channel Chum Seine Chum Johnstone Strait (Area 12) Fraser 1977-1979
Juan de Fuca Chum Seine Chum Juan de Fuca Strait (Area 20) N/A 1979, 1978
Area 24 Chum Gill Net Chum West Coast Vancouver Island (Area 24) Clayoquot 1978
Area 7 US Sockeye Reef Net (PSC) Sockeye Lower Georgia Strait (Area 7 US) Fraser 2000-2014
Area 5 US Sockeye Reef Net (PSC) Sockeye Lower Georgia Strait (Area 5 US) Fraser 2013-2014, 2005-2011
Area 13 Sockeye Seine
Sockeye Lower Johnstone Strait (Area 13) Fraser 1997-2014, 1995
Area 23 Sockeye Seine
Sockeye West Coast Vancouver Island (Area 23) Barkley 1988-2017
Area D Sockeye Assessment Fishery Sockeye Upper Johnstone Strait (Area 12) Fraser 2002-2006
Blinkhorn Sockeye Seine
Sockeye Upper Johnstone Strait (Area 12) Fraser 1993-2014, 1989-1991, 1986-1987, 1966
Cottonwood Sockeye Gill Net (PSC) Sockeye Fraser River (Area 29) Fraser 2000-2014
Gordon Group Sockeye Seine Sockeye Upper Johnstone Strait (Area 12) Fraser 2005-2007, 1994
Round Island Sockeye Gill Net
Sockeye Lower Queen Charlotte Strait (Area 12-9) Fraser 1986-2014
San Juan Sockeye Gill Net (PSC) Sockeye San Juan (Area 20) Fraser 2008-2014
San Juan Sockeye Seine (PSC) Sockeye San Juan (Area 20) Fraser 2000-2014
Whonnock Sockeye Gill Net (PSC) Sockeye Fraser River (Area 29) Fraser 2000-2014
Humpback Bay Sockeye Seine Sockeye Lower Johnstone Strait (Area 13) Fraser 2005
Area 29 Gulf Sockeye Troll (PSC) Sockeye Lower Strait of Georgia (Area 29) Fraser 2014, 2009-2011, 2000-2007
Area E Sockeye Assessment Fishery Sockeye Fraser River (Area 29) Fraser 2004
Lower Strait of Georgia Sockeye Seine Sockeye Lower Strait of Georgia (Area 18 & 29) Fraser 2002, 1999
Area 23 Sockeye Gill Net Sockeye West Coast Vancouver Island (Area 23) Barkley 2001, 1997-1999
Double Bay Sockeye Seine Sockeye Upper Johnstone Strait (Area 12) Fraser 1998
Double Bay Sockeye Seine Sockeye Upper Johnstone Strait (Area 12) Fraser 1998
Tyee Gillnet Sockeye Tyee (Area 14) Tyee 1955-2017
Area D Sockeye Assessment Fishery Sockeye Upper Johnstone Strait (Area 12) Fraser 2002-2006
FSC Co-ordinated Sockeye Seine Fishery - A13

CPUECS

DTFS

Sockeye Lower Johnstone Strait (Area 13) Fraser 2003-2006
Gordon Group Sockeye Seine Sockeye Upper Johnstone Strait (Area 12) Fraser 2005-2007, 1994
FSC Co-ordinated Sockeye Seine Fishery - A12

CPUECS

DTFS

Sockeye Upper Johnstone Strait (Area 12) Fraser 2003-2005
Humpback Bay Sockeye Seine Sockeye Lower Johnstone Strait (Area 13) Fraser 2005
Area E Sockeye Assessment Fishery Sockeye Fraser River (Area 29) Fraser 2004
FSC Co-ordinated Sockeye Seine Fishery - A20

CPUECS

DTFS

Sockeye Lower Johnstone Strait (Area 20) Fraser 2003
Lower Strait of Georgia Sockeye Seine Sockeye Lower Strait of Georgia (Area 18 & 29) Fraser 2002, 1999
Area 23 Sockeye Gill Net Sockeye West Coast Vancouver Island (Area 23) Barkley 2001, 1997-1999
Double Bay Sockeye Seine Sockeye Upper Johnstone Strait (Area 12) Fraser 1998