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Remembering Catherine Falavolito

Remembering Catherine Falavolito

It is with heavy hearts that we say good-bye to a very special lady, Cathy Falavolito. Cathy has been the Owner/Operator of Westview Marina & Lodge for 27 years, along with her husband John. Not only was Cathy a huge part of the fishing industry in Tahsis, but the heart and soul of it.

Say Ahhhhhh – Ling Cod Is Open!

Say Ahhhhhh – Ling Cod Is Open!

You might have started seeing all these ugly fish showing up in your social feed from your fishing friends, right? Well that’s because ling cod opened on May 1 in many fisheries. Ling cod is a fairly easy fish to catch—you just need to know where to look. Delicious too!

Sockeye Opens in Port Alberni Inlet May 1

Sockeye Opens in Port Alberni Inlet May 1

It’s a beautiful sunny Friday, and nothing smells of summer more than an announcement from the DFO that sockeye is opening in the Alberni Inlet on May 1, 2018. Where exactly should you go?

DFO Notices

DFO Notices

Island Fisherman Magazine racks and publishes links to current information here. Please bookmark our Notices category page and be sure to share it with your fellow fishermen.

2018 Recreational Fishing Licences

2018 Recreational Fishing Licences

It’s April 1st, 2018 and no joke, it’s time to get your 2018 Tidal Licence and salmon stamp as well as your freshwater licence.