Margot Kimmel, a member of the Vancouver Island Conservation Field Crew, travelled all the way from Nanaimo to the northern tip of Haida Gwaii to collect data on the Kumdis and Naden Estuaries. Read on for a full field trip report!
Curtis Rispin, the Nature Trust of BC’s Senior Restoration Technician on Vancouver Island, headed to the Fulmore River estuary and the Shoal Creek estuary for some field work. We were lucky enough to get the inside scoop on his trip along with some stunning photos!
he Nature Trust of BC’s collaborative Enhancing Estuary Resilience Project works with Coastal First Nations and the West Coast Conservation Land Management Program to improve estuary habitat and enhance the long-term sustainability of BC’s fish stocks. As part of this project, Julian Gan, a graduate student in Jonathan Moore’s Salmon Watershed Lab at Simon Fraser University, has been examining the ways in which juvenile salmon use estuaries.