Searching for Surf Smelt Eggs! - April 12th


The sand lance surveys are completed for the year but there is another fish that spawns on sandy beaches, surf smelt! Smelt are an important food source for several species of birds, fish and mammals and we want to know where they spawn.

Help us find this valuable treasure. Volunteers are needed to help in the field and to search for eggs. We will be sampling 3 beaches starting with Campbell Bay.

Field Day:
Monday April 12th
9:30am
Campbell Bay beach

Panning for eggs:
Tuesday - Wednesday.
222 Skana Gate Rd.

Call Leanna for details: 250-539-5937

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