Alouette Sockeye Enhancement Hatchery AKA: Experimental Release of Hatchery Reared Sea-Run Kokanee into Alouette Reservoir to Evaluate the Feasibility of Re-establishing a Sockeye Salmon Run – 2015 (16.ALU.02) The purpose of this project is to determine whether extirpated sockeye salm
Since 2008, the Alouette River Management Society and the Fraser Regional Correctional Centre have administered the Alouette Sockeye Adult Enumeration Monitoring Program (ALUMON#4) under BC Hydro’s Alouette Water Use Plan (AWUP). The plan included a seven year monitoring component tr
In spring this year, ARMS received a grant from the Pacific Salmon Foundation to monitor the health of a newly constructed channel in Pitt Meadows for overwintering salmonid species. ARMS coordinated training for Katzie youth to assist in monitoring the channel. This compensation p
Work started on the 17th September at the Coniagas Ranches to create additional overwintering habitat for salmonid species. ARMS will be in charge of site and administration project management, working in conjunction with DFO, Katzie First Nations, Mission Contractors, and Unicorn
Last summer, with funding from BC Hydro’s Fish & Wildlife Compensation Program, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans retrofitted a channel that had been created over 15 years ago to increase coho habitat in the Alouette Watershed (see Fall 2011 newsletter). In early March this
The Value of Woody Debris in our Rivers The Alouette River Management Society works with many partners to replace some of the woody debris that has been lost over the last century. One of the most critical components of salmonid habitat is cover, particularly for rearing juveniles. Re
232 channel and coniagias farm are two examples of how to expand the salmon habitat in our area. By making channels along the stream, and supplying gravel and woody debris, we are making areas for salmon to winter over and breed in. By doing this we increase the number of salmon able to live in our river, and its tributaries.
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