A Review of the Babine River Counting Fence Biological Program 1987 and 1988

This data report contains daily fence counts for, sockeye, chinook, pink, coho and steelhead salmon (Oncorhynchus). Length, sex and where available age information for sockeye, pink, chinook and coho are presented as well. In 1987 1,307,852 large Sockeye , 638,641 jack sockeye, 711 large chinook, 513 jack chinook, 169,586 pink, 1,894 coho, and 12 Steelhead were enumerated as they passed through the counting fence. In 1988 1,408,879 large sockeye, 77,631 jack sockeye, 1,057 large chinook, 210 jack chinook, 59,765 pink 3,026 coho and 58 steelhead were counted. Population estimates for sockeye escapement to the upper and lower Babine River for 1987 and 1988 are also included.

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Source URL https://publications.gc.ca/collections/collection_2013/mpo-dfo/Fs97-13-792-eng.pdf
Author Jakubowski, M.J.
Data Steward Fisheries and Oceans Canada Pacific Region
Publication Year 1990