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FISS Status Update

May 17, 2006 Statistics for the FISS (Fisheries Information Summary System) database

There are 237,558 records in FISS. These records are for 88,460 points or zones on 36,973 waterbodies within the province of British Columbia. A data set for Yukon data also exists. Points and zones can have multiple records associated with them.

FISS Theme
Number of Records
Fish Distribution
100,962
Enhancement and Management
53,353
Potential and Constraints
33,299
Obstructions
17,675
Land Use
11,197
Escapements
11,979
Life History and Timing
4,638
Resource Use
2,386
Angler Access Information
3,580
Value
682
Sensitivity
619
Harvest and Use
914


Graph - FISS Themes / Number of Records