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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pacific herring Clupea pallasii

Observer

dreierj

Date

April 17, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Pacific herring Clupea pallasii

Observer

davidffraser

Date

March 10, 2014

Description

Major spawing event. Attracted a large number of gulls (32,000 Glaucous-winged, 2,000 Thayer's Gulls and small numbers of other gulls). A lot of Pacific Herring eggs on the beach attached to a variety of species of algae.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pacific herring Clupea pallasii

Observer

staceyh

Date

March 12, 2014

Description

Herring roe washed up on the beach at Goose Spit Park in Comox BC. Tide at time of observation (11:00am) was low, but roe was observed at the previous high tide strand line.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Pacific herring Clupea pallasii

Observer

andrewp

Date

February 3, 2012

Description

An excellent account of the start of the spawning season in Howe Sound and view from the Cheif.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6acJgBc2EAE

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pacific herring Clupea pallasii

Observer

andrewp

Date

March 6, 2014

Description

The test vessel Ante B is assessing the Baynes Sound area today for herring roe fishery.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pacific herring Clupea pallasii

Observer

andrewp

Date

March 4, 2014

Description

Herring Roe Fishery actively harvesting.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pacific herring Clupea pallasii

Observer

andrewp

Date

March 31, 2012

Description

March 31st 2012 kicked off a spawning event in the Saanich Inlet.

Deep Cove was spawned all around the perimeter of the cove with a large amount spawned on the creosote pilings on marina along with lots on different aquatic vegetation.

Video of the action! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hPA67nGioQs

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Pacific herring Clupea pallasii

Observer

dreierj

Date

October 6, 2013

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Pacific herring Clupea pallasii

Observer

adrained

Date

January 10, 2013 01:35 PM PST

Description

Herring run in the sf bay. The only time one sees them is as they are being plucked out by gulls or men. Shoreline areas between piers at least either side of the bay bridge have their fill of both gulls and boats. With sea lions plying the waters as well, though not in great numbers.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

huangt3

Date

November 7, 2012 05:49 PM PST

Description

Herring

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pacific herring Clupea pallasii

Observer

invertboy

Date

January 5, 2012 02:01 PM PST

Description

A very nice spawning event is going on off the seawall here. The herring run attracts a lot of attention from various species.

This one was washed up on shore and being tended to by some hungry crabs.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Pacific herring Clupea pallasii

Observer

circatari

Date

the past
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Description from Wikipedia

Clupea is genus of planktivorous bony fish belonging to the family Clupeidae, commonly known as herrings. They are found in the shallow, temperate waters of the North Pacific and the North Atlantic oceans, including the Baltic Sea. Three species of Clupea are recognized. The main taxa, the Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus) and the Pacific herring (Clupea pallasii) may each be divided into subspecies. Herrings are forage fish moving in vast schools, coming in spring to the...

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