Redd Surveys

Using redd survey data from 1995 (obtained from the Prince County Fly Fishers) – in the fall of 20-14 BBEMA staff began resurveying the same streams (Wilmot River and Dunk River) to gauge increase/decrease in salmonid redd abundance and subsequent estimation of adult salmonid breeding population size within the river – redd site coordinates were collected with GPS and mapped – resulted (when compared with the 1995 data) indicated a significant reduction in viable redds within the past twenty years.