Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Land Base Investment Program
FIA Project 6899002

    Nimpkish River Enrichment
 
Project lead: Western Forest Products Inc.
Contributing Authors: Pellett, Kevin; Van Niejenhuis, Annette
Subject: Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Land Base Investment Program
Series: Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Land Base Investment Program
Description:
The Nimpkish River is identified for nutrient applications in the "Greater Georgia Basin Steelhead Recovery Action Plan" (Lill & Assoc. 2002). The objective is to increase the survival of salmonid species in the Nimpkish River through application of controlled amounts of fertilizer. These treatments increase primary productivity in the watershed and result in improved smolt yield.

    Deliverables:

Nimpkish River Fertilization Project completion abstract (18Kb)

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Updated August 16, 2010 

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