Fishery Notice

Category(s):
RECREATIONAL - Salmon
Subject:
FN0307-RECREATIONAL - Salmon - Region 2 - Seymour River - Closure


Effective immediately and until further notice, the following portion of the 
Seymour River is closed to fishing for salmon:

Seymour River from the slide area (approximately 400 metres downstream of the 
old "Twin Bridges" site) downstream to the top of "Pool 91", located 
immediately downstream of the Pipeline Bridge.  

This order is made in conjunction with a Provincial order.  The 
result of these two orders is a complete angling closure in the 
listed waters.

This closure is in response to a rockslide in Seymour Canyon and put in place 
to protect migrating salmon stocks in this system.  


VO# 2015-156

Notes:

Did you witness suspicious fishing activity or a violation?  If so, please call 
the Fisheries and Ocean Canada 24-hour toll free Observe, Record, Report line 
at (800) 465-4336 or the British Columbia's toll-free RAPP line (Report All 
Poachers and Polluters) at 1-877-952-RAPP (7277).

For the 24 hour recorded opening and closure line, call toll free at 
1-(866)431-FISH (3474).


FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Contact the local DFO office in your area or Barbara Mueller, Resource Manager 
at 604-666-2370.

Fisheries & Oceans Operations Center - FN0307
Sent April 2, 2015 at 1344