Salute to the Sockeye Festival with DFO Fishery Officer Janna Nelson

ButtonSecond generation DFO Fishery Officer Janna Nelson was raised in the Kamloops area so the spectacular return of sockeye salmon to their birthplace on the Adams River is a familiar sight. This year, she learned first hand about another aspect of the return - the logistics and planning needed to ensure the success of the Salute to the Sockeye Festival. Continue reading: Salute to the Sockeye Festival with DFO Fishery Officer Janna Nelson

Gwaii Haanas Land-Sea-People Plan

ButtonThe Archipelago Management Board, made up of equal Government of Canada (Fisheries and Oceans Canada and Parks Canada) and Haida members, is creating Canada's first integrated land-sea-people management plan. Stay informed by joining our email list.

The Pacific Region includes the province of British Columbia and the transboundary northern rivers of the Yukon. It encompasses more than 27,000 kilometres of coastline and 105 river systems. Fisheries and Oceans Canada is responsible for management and protection of marine resources on the Canadian west coast in addition to inland salmon fisheries.