Chinook Food Fishing - Barbless Hook & Line Fishing (Rod fishing)

Chinook FSC (Food) Fishing


September 30, 2016



Species:         Chinook salmon


                        All efforts and attempts shall be made to return all non target species including Sockeye, Wild               Coho, Steelhead and Sturgeon to the water alive and unharmed. Sockeye, Wild Coho,                                 Steelhead and Sturgeon must not be retained.


                        “Chum and Hatchery Coho salmon can be retained.”


River:              Fraser River


Area:              From Sumas River to Harrison River (Subarea 6); Harrison River to Agassiz Bridge (Subarea 7)


Hook & Line Restrictions               Single Barbless Hooks only



Dates and Times


Hook & Line: Barbless Hooks Only


1.     7 am to 7 pm, Saturday,  October 1, 2016

2.     7 am to 7 pm, Sunday,  October 2, 2016




Kim Charlie

Fisheries Manager


4690 Salish Way

Agassiz, B.C.

V0M 1A1



tel:  604-796-2116 ext 381

direct line:  604-491-3025

fax:  604-796-3946

cell:  604-997-3149


Reminder: Campfire Ban Now In Effect

Reminder that a Campfire Ban is now in effect within the Coastal Fire Area until October 21, 2016, or the public is otherwise noticed. This includes all reserve lands. 

Attached is a map of the Coastal Fire Area for your reference.

Please remember that anyone found in contravention of an open fire prohibition may be fined up to $1,150. If your fire escapes and results in a wildfire, you may be fined anywhere from $100,000 to $1 million and be sentenced to one year in prison.

Please report wildfires by calling *5555 or 1 800 663-5555.