Skeena River Closed to Steelhead Fishing

October 16, 2021 By: Spencer Durrant

skeenaAccording to an Instagram post by the Wild Steelhead Coalition, the fishery managers in British Columbia have closed the Skeena River to all steelhead fishing due to low return numbers. In almost seven decades of record-keeping, 2021 has been the worst year on record for both steelhead returns and escapement.

Read more of the announcement here.