Kootenay Boundary Region Fisheries



The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations is responsible for stewardship of Provincial Crown land and natural resources, and protection of B. C.'s archaeological and heritage resources. Overseeing a land base of 94.8 million hectares, the Ministry supports the sustainable management of forest, mineral and land resources, the prosperity, viability and competitiveness of industries that use them, and public access for a wide range of activities such as hunting, fishing and recreation. As part of this ministry, the Fisheries Program manages fish, fish habitat and sport fishing in the province.

 


KOOTENAY CLASSIFIED WATERS:

2015 Kootenay Region Angling Management Plan (PDF 0.7 MB)

In-Season Regulation Changes - Region 4 Kootenay

Classified Waters Relinquishment of Angler Days Form (PDF 0.1 MB)


KOOTENAY LAKE:

Action Plan:

Bulletins:

Meetings

 

Rainbow Trout Spawner Daily Counts at Gerrard - 2017

April 12
0  
May 7
156
April 13
No Count  
May 8
167
April 14
No Count  
May 9
174
April 15
No Count  
May 10
181
April 16
0  
May 11
165
April 17
No Count  
May 12
143
April 18
0  
May 13
144
April 19
No Count  
May 14
141
April 20
0  
May 15
130
April 21
0  
May 16
123
April 22
0  
May 17
113
April 23
No Count  
May 18
110
April 24
0  
May 19
97
April 25
No Count  
May 20
89
April 26
4  
May 21
85
April 27 6  
May 22
77
April 28 23  
May 23
46
April 29
36  
May 24
No Count (windy)
April 30
57  
May 25
28
May 1
59  
May 26
21
May 2
76  
May 27
18
May 3
89  
May 28
15
May 4
126  
May 29
8
May 5
136  
May 30
1
May 6
150  
May 31
0 (End of Counts)

Spawning Peak Count

The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations recognizes the Habitat Conservation Trust Foundation and anglers, hunters, trappers and guides who contribute to the Trust, for making a significant financial contribution to support the critical monitoring of Gerrard Rainbow trout, including these daily counts. Without such support, this project would not have been possible.