Updated on May 22, 2009
Salmon returning to False Creek?
Just a few weeks after the first False Creek herring spawn in a generation, reports that juvenile salmon may have returned. Passersby on the seawall near the Olympic Village May 20 saw biologists beach seining in the little cove between the man-made island and shore. What were they looking for? “Anything,” they replied. But moments later, shouts of triumph: salmon smolts were in the net.