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Traditional First Nations technology used for a more accurate fish count near Bella Bella

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A view of the fish weir constructed on the Koeye River. Photo credit Grant Callegari and the Hakai Beach Institute.

A newly constructed wooden gate is stretched across a river near Bella Bella. "Weirs" have been used for thousands of years to catch fish. Now, William Housty of the QQS Society tells Daybreak's Andrew Kurjata how it's being used for scientific purposes.

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For more photos of the fish weir, visit the Hakai Beach Institute blog.

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