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The HBFFA at Colquitz Creek

Above: An awesome Colquitz sea run cutthroat

Earlier this summer I was contacted by a representative of the Haig Brown Fly Fishing Association to volunteer for an in stream survey of salmonids on the Colquitz river (creek) in Victoria. 488 more words

Sea Run Cutthroat

Pot Farms and Reservations

Last week the Tule River Reservation outside of Porterville, California combined with state and federal agencies to conduct a massive raid on four large pot farms… 742 more words


Blackball Ferry, Coho

This is the Coho, it is part of the Blackball ferry line.  It travels between Port Angeles, Washington and Victoria, British Columbia.  This was taken from the pier in Port Angeles on the watchtower in July during one of my morning runs.  102 more words


What would happen if GMO farmed salmon escaped in BC?

According to the results of recent research done in West Vancouver, the answer is “probably not much.”

But it depends.

There are a lot of factors that would come into play if genetically-modified salmon escaped and managed to invade BC river systems and it’s hard to anticipate them all. 175 more words


Baby, It's Wet Outside

It’s starting to feel a bit like fall around here with our record rainfall and blustery weather. We’ve been fishing 5 days a week lately, so I haven’t had time to post any new pictures!   98 more words

Sanjay's Salmon & Asparagus Fettuccine

Salmon is one of my favourite fish; those of us lucky enough to live in the Great Lakes region are blessed with Atlantic, Chinook and Coho salmon, all of which are tremendously delicious.  488 more words


East vs. West: Battle Salmon

Moving from Halifax to Victoria gives me a great opportunity to compare and contrast foodstuffs with their opposite coast counterparts. This idea came to me as I was cooking the lovely sockeye fillets, above. 650 more words