What’s New

The Pacific Salmon Commission issues news releases and announcements on a periodic basis relevant to our mandate. Included are new technical reports, meeting summaries, and other PSC notices and publications; Calls for Proposals; and, job vacancies.

  • Fiona Martens and Catherine Michielsens selected to co-lead Chief Biologist role February 27, 2019 Dear PSC Family, I am pleased to announce that Catherine Michielsens and Fiona Martens were the successful joint candidates for the PSC Chief Biologist position. The bilateral selection committee was quite impressed with their knowledge, skills, and joint application. Together they have many years of experience at the Secretariat supervising and leading professional staff, as well ... Read more
  • Hydroacoustics Tech Term Position February 8, 2019 The Hydroacoustics program of the Pacific Salmon Commission is seeking a full-time hydroacoustics technician for a 6-month term. Closing Date: March 24, 2019 Read more
  • The Larry Rutter Memorial Award 2019 January 23, 2019 The Pacific Salmon Commission is pleased to announce Mr. Phillip Anderson as the recipient of the 2019 Larry Rutter Memorial Award for Pacific Salmon Conservation. Throughout his impressive career in fish and wildlife management, and as a naturalist and outdoorsman, Phil has made notable contributions to resolving U.S/Canadian issues and to ensuring a sustainable and resilient ... Read more
  • PSC Press Release – Pacific Salmon Treaty renewal 2018 September 17, 2018 The Pacific Salmon Commission has recommended to the governments of Canada and the United States a new 10-year conservation and harvest sharing agreement under the Pacific Salmon Treaty. Read more
  • Northern and Southern Funds issue their 2019 Call for Proposals June 21, 2018 The Pacific Salmon Commission’s Northern and Southern Fund Committees announce their Calls for Proposals for projects starting in 2019 consistent with the goals and principals of the two Funds. Preliminary, stage-one applications with ideas and concepts submitted by private, non-profit, and public sector applicants will be accepted. The deadline for submissions is midnight on Sunday, September ... Read more
  • New PSC Technical Report April 12, 2017 The following report is now available for download: Skip McKinnell. Atmospheric and Oceanic Extrema in 2015 and 2016 and their Effect on North American Salmon. PSCTR No. 37. Read more
  • New Joint Transboundary Technical Committee Report April 12, 2017 The following report is now available for download: Pacific Salmon Commission Joint Transboundary Technical Committee. Salmon Management and Enhancement Plans for the Stikine, Taku and Alsek Rivers, 2017.  TCTR(17)-3. Read more
  • New Joint Transboundary Technical Committee Reports January 6, 2017 The following reports are now available: Pacific Salmon Commission Joint Transboundary Technical Committee. Final Estimates of Transboundary River Salmon Production, Harvest and Escapement and a Review of Joint Enhancement Activities in 2014.  TCTR(17)-1.   Pacific Salmon Commission Joint Transboundary Technical Committee. Final Estimates of Transboundary River Salmon Production, Harvest and Escapement and a Review of Joint Enhancement Activities ... Read more