Stock assessment initiatives provide fisheries management staff with the information they need to understand, estimate and manage their fisheries. Fish escapement studies provide valuable estimates of the portion of anadromous fish escaping capture by fisheries and reaching freshwater spawning grounds. We have extensive experience applying salmonid enumeration techniques to both adults and juveniles of various fish species. In all of our projects, we strive to establish and maintain relationships with local First Nations, working together on fisheries-related projects to develop capacity building and mentorship programs.
Since 1980, M.C. Wright and Associates Ltd. has conducted field studies and programs using the following techniques:
For more information or to discuss specific project requirements, please contact us.