Projects

Eel River Recovery Project 2017.

Recipient: Eel River Bar First Nation
Approved Amount: $20,000

The project will continue to implement the River management plan. The following activities will be undertaken in 2017: purchasing and installing streamside incubation boxes for restocking, restoring access of Wild Atlantic Salmon to salmon habitat, releasing fry from the fish friends program – education and involving the students of local schools, conducting information sessions designed to educate the public about the importance of salmon conservation and to engage the communities in the ongoing management of the watersheds and its fisheries resources, identifying and mapping erosion sources as well as assessing substrate embeddedness.

Contact: Sacha LaBillois Kennedy, 506-684-6286, sacha.labillois@eelriverbar.ca