feature (id #203):
Chinook Salmon – Commercial Gillnet

category commercial fisheries
description The map displays the number of Chinook salmon commercially caught by gillnet (2001-2007), displayed by salmon catch estimate areas. The spatial data also includes total number of boat days for years fished, although this is not displayed on the maps.
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  • Please note that DFO recommends that the 2001 data should be excluded because they were collected before refinements to the collection methods were established.

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for data layer: Gillnet Catch and Effort (separate files by year for 2001 - 2007)

custodian — Fisheries and Oceans Canada: Dwight McCullough, GIS Coordinator, OHEB

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