Stock assessment overview

Ever wonder what it takes to count all of the different salmon populations in the same river systems, and the techniques we use to do it?

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Stock Assessment is the science of understanding fish populations

Stock Assessment aims to answer the questions:

How many fish are there?

How old are they?

How quickly do they grow?

How do we ensure their long term survival?

Capture and Tagging

Stream Surveys

Bio-sampling and data collection