We envision a future of
abundant salmon returns and prosperous fisheries for the long term benefit of all communities of Nootka Sound and Esperanza Inlet

Science-based practises for




The NSWS strives to provide an inclusive and respectful community-based forum to effectively address ecological and economic issues surrounding salmon in the Nootka Sound and Esperanza Inlet areas.



By raising funds we want to grow the stewardship capacity of our communities and enable local citizens to make positive change for the well-being of our communities and the environment. 


The NSWS has been working hard with its partners to develop a Watershed Recovery Plan. This plan will consider our communities and stakeholders values, priorities, and capacity in order to create a roadmap for the future.



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For more information on this project, and for ways you can get involved, please contact stewardship@nootkasound.info