Fish passage past the PSC hydroacoustic counting station near Mission, BC
The Pacific Salmon Commission provides regular in-season migration estimates of Fraser River sockeye and pink salmon passage past the Commission’s hydroacoustic counting station near the town of Mission on the Fraser River, typically between June and September. These passage estimates represent the total number of fish that are available in the river above Mission for catch, spawning escapement and en-route losses.
Fraser River Mission Escapement reports:
Daily estimates of in-season gross escapement of Fraser River sockeye salmon moving past Mission are provided.
Daily estimates of in-season gross escapement of Fraser River pink salmon moving past Mission are also provided.
Daily estimates of in-season gross escapement of Fraser River sockeye by stock group. Available in both pdf and Excel spreadsheet.
A downloadable Fraser River sockeye escapement summary Excel spreadsheet updated daily in the season.
For definitions of the sockeye stock groups, see the document below: