Weaver Creek produced an average of 20,000 sockeye before logging destroyed it in 1960, but the creek is stable again. Stitt says 16,000 spawners above the channel, 40,000 more below it.
"It's wonderful," he told me. "Pollution in China, very sad. gets 70,000 visitors a year. I wondered why DFO hasn't collected from each at the gate. It costs $1,500 to empty a Jiffy John.
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I shouted: "Sir, please put that fish back in the water." Had to. Rick Stitt, the DFO on duty wasn't near. He can't be everywhere. DFO has cut staff.
Most visitors respect the fish.
on to DFO.
Nero fiddled while Rome burned.
Sather: "Now, Dr. James Winton, who heads the fish health research group at the Western Fisheries Research Center in Seattle, called this outbreak a "disease emergency."
Stitt saw hurdles to jump staff, collecting money. Besides, "We're in the fish business, not the tourist business."
Biology students from UBC and even Western Washington University (Fish 450) are regulars at Weaver. Would they share spawning behaviour, or the history of the channel with the buses of school kids?
Staff shortage? Volunteers at the Adams River Channel near Kamloops give talks to visitors.
Recently, cyclist Dave Rush and I peered over the rail of the Golden Ears Bridge at a dozen dead salmon floating down the Fraser River.
It's wiped out fish farms around the world.
Making a big mistake about our fish
Sather: " . you're making a big mistake about what's happening to our fish, our wild fish . You're not taking it seriously, minister, and you ought to be ashamed and apologize right now."
The Harrison system, including the Weaver Creek Spawning Channel, near Harrison Mills, accommodates a million salmon.
Look at that man holding a salmon, Jack," my wife said.
Changhan was surprised that he didn't pay anything, and Jevin, a Chinese exchange student attending SFU, said, "Five dollars would be OK for students."
I get that. But, in Europe, someone collects money at popular attractions; another for ensuring toilets are clean. With a $5 admission fee, and more for parking, you've got half a million dollars. Could tourism and DFO work together here?
Thousands of salmon in the Weaver Creek spawning channel that October day, and hundreds of Asian visitors from tour buses. One stood out. He hoisted a sockeye above the heads of two kids poking spawners with sticks.
My question to the minister of agriculture is: does he agree with the assessment of Dr. Winton?"
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Changhan is from mainland China. His daughter, Shannon, interpreted.
But, in her open letter to Dr. Laura Richards, DFO director general of science, Alexandra Morton says pre spawners are dying as a result of weakened immune systems, and disease linked to open net fish farms.
Columnist, Mark Yuasa (Seattle Times, Oct. Government's response (House transcript, Oct.19), when MLA Michael Sather (Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows) challenged it to take ISAV seriously.
Hon. D. McRae: "Well, we've got another example of spinning media headlines and fear mongering from the opposition."
Morton wants a lab on Vancouver Island. She thinks we have a crisis. Senate agrees. It's ordered an "emergency" investigation, fearing a pandemic. A new bill calls for a response plan to intercept ISAV before it infects American fish.
ones) and now coho that are floating dead down the Fraser River tributaries feeding into the Harrison River . this has been going on since August . an estimated 100,000 sockeye have died in this area without spawning."
DFO's, Michelle Imbeau: "Pre spawn and on route mortality are a natural occurrence. A higher abundance of returning salmon [one million to the Harrison River this year] means there will be a higher number of mortality."
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