Fishery Notice

FN0972-RECREATIONAL - Salmon - Chinook - Region 1 - Campbell River - Angling Opportunities - Effective Immediately

Effective immediately until 23:59 hours October 31, 2019, the daily limit for 
Chinook Salmon is two (2) per day, of which zero (0) may be over 85 cm in the 
following area:

Campbell River, downstream of the confluence with the Quinsam River.

Variation Orders: 2018-RFQ-517

Anglers are reminded that the Campbell River, from a fishing boundary sign at 
the end of Maple Street downstream to the boundary sign at the cement block, 
remains closed to all Recreational salmon fishing. Only FSC fishing is 
permitted in this area and FSC fishers must carry their designation permit 
while fishing.

Anglers are further reminded that intentionally (willfully) foul-hooking fish 
or attempting to foul hook fish is illegal and that non-compliance may result 
in closure. (Foul hook is defined as: hooking a fish in any part of its body 
other than the mouth).

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 1-800-465-4336.

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

Contact the nearest Fisheries and Oceans Canada office or visit our website at 

Fisheries & Oceans Operations Center - FN0972
Sent September 20, 2019 at 1526