Strait of Georgia Sport Fishery Creel Survey Statistics for Salmon and Groundfish, 1988Microform - 1989
Report of catch and effort statistics for the Strait of Georgia tidal sport fishery for each month in 1988. The statisics were derived by combining the data from nearly 34,000 interviews and 68 aerial surveys. Estimates were provided for the number of sport fishing boat trips and the catches of chinook, coho, pink, sockeye and chum salmon along with rockfish, lingcod, dogfish and other finfish. Numbers of marked (adipose fin-clipped) and unmarked chinook and coho examined during the creel survey, and the age composition and length distribution of chinook catches are also given. The appendix includes all catch and effort statistics for each combination of month and statistical area.
Publisher: Nanaimo, B.C. : Dept. of Fisheries and Oceans, 1989
Description: 63 p. : ill
Branch Call Number: MF BC-DOC 90-05238