The Bow River Fishery


  1. Calgary’s River Access Strategy and The Bow River Fishery. Prepared by Bow River Trout Foundation for submission to Calgary City Council in support of the Calgary River Access Strategy.  BRT – Bow River Fishery Economics Forecast 04feb2017.
  2. Bow River Creel Survey. AEP. 2018. aep-survey-estimate-angler-effort-bow-river-2018
  3.  Sport Fishing in Alberta 2010 – Summary Report for the Eighth Survey of Recreational Fishing in Canada. 2012. AEP   sportfishinginalberta-2010survey-mar2012 (1)
  4. The Impact of Water Management on the Bow River Fish Population, BRTF, 2019.Bow River Populations and Water Revised PCS 28Mar2024
  5. The Economic Importance of Bow River Recreational River Use to the Local Economy. CRUA 2019.The Economic Importance of Bow River Recreational Use to the Local Economy 05August 2019
  6. East Slopes Fishery – A Vision for the Future. Peter Crowe-Swords.2020. Alberta East Slopes Trout Fishery 03Mar2020
  7. Update of the Alberta Environment and Park Government Liaison Working Groups. David Blair, BRTF- AOGAA. 2021. Government Liaison Report – David Blair 11Apr2021
  8. Bow River Fish Population Decline– What does in mean. 2021. Peter Crowe-Swords CRUA. Bow River Fish Population Decline-What does it mean 01Jun2021.
  9. Alberta’s Proposed Approach to Protecting Fish during Periods of Low Flow and High Temperatures. AEP 2022.Proposed Approach to Protecting Fish 2022
  10. Alberta 2022-23 Time of Day Angling Restrictions.       Alberta 2022-23 Time of Day Angling Restrictions
  11. Bow River Fishery Economic Forecast – Update July 2022. CRUA. Bow River Fishery Economics Forecast – Update 25jun2022
  12. Trout Fishery Publication Review -A review of catch-and-release angling mortality. Peter Crowe-Swords 2023. – CnR Overview PCS 21Aug2023
  13. Trout Fishery Publication Review – Fish Entrainment in the Bow River- Carseland  Headwaters Canal.  2023. Fishery Review Bow River Carseland Fish Entrainment 2003
  14. Trout Fishery Publication Review – The City of Calgary Fish Habitat Compensation Program. 2024. The City of Calgary Fish Compensation Program – 2024 Update