Determining the impact of a river obstruction on the Atlantic salmon run, fitness and spawning, in the estuary of St-Jean River
Recipient: Société de gestion des rivières de Gaspé Inc.
Approved Amount: $35,000
Year Approved: 2010
Determining the effect of the ice jam on the salmon run, the development of injury or disease and survival to reproduction. Also the behaviour of migrating salmon in the estuary as they approach the area of the jam and the migration routes used.