fishing

The summer of fishing 2020 and dealing with the changes

By Don Daniels When it comes to fishing around Campbell River, this…

  • Jul 1, 2020

Ken Forde boat ramp should be operational

The closing of Fordes Boat launch for 2020 is shortsighted. Every year…

  • Jun 30, 2020

Exploring Mountain Peaks and Towns in Southeastern BC

Plan your visit to BC’s mountain towns

  • Jun 29, 2020

Sea lice outbreak in juvenile salmon prompts First Nations leaders to call for fish farm closures

Wild salmon have higher rates of the parasites when ocean fish farms are near, research shows

Roberts Lake revisited for fishing

By Don Daniels When you spend enough time exploring or fishing a…

  • Jun 24, 2020

Keeping it local fishing, a new look for Campbell River

By Don Daniels During the continued COVID-19 pandemic, things are slowly getting…

  • Jun 17, 2020

VIDEO: Salmon babies in safe haven on Vancouver Island before hitting open ocean

Marble River Hatchery fish get a one-month all-inclusive stay at the Quatsino Lodge

Marine activities open with COVID-19 measures

“I’m just happy to get back on the water.”

Spot prawn season is open in B.C., and this year it’s staying local

The usual export plan is off because of COVID-19, so fishermen are hoping to sell fresh, local

Great fishing in May – don’t miss the bite!

By Don Daniels Here we are mid-month; the weather has turned to…

  • May 20, 2020

$469 million federal funding for fish harvesters welcomed by MP Rachel Blaney

The funding will be beneficial for commercial fishers in smaller coastal communities on Vancouver Island

Fish parcels from home: A coastal B.C First Nation’s link with dispersed members

Despite the pandemic, Kyuquot First Nation will continue with its annual food fish distribution for members dispersed outside traditional lands

The trout have arrived at Echo Lake

In previous years, the stocking of Echo Lake with catchable-size trout usually…

  • May 6, 2020

Understanding angler etiquette during COVID-19 pandemic

By Don Daniels By Don Daniels I keep in touch with a…

  • Apr 29, 2020

Discover Campbell River

Majestic mountains, breathtaking parks and wildlife adventures are on your doorstep

  • Apr 22, 2020

We have to make huge changes in our fishing plans starting now

By Don Daniels With the coronavirus situation and dealing with self isolation,…

  • Apr 14, 2020

Vancouver Island spring lake stocking to go ahead

Freshwater Fisheries Society of B.C. seasonal trout stocking on private land temporarily halted

Itchin’ to go fishin’

By Don Daniels As we enter the third weekend in March, there…

  • Mar 19, 2020