Pacheedaht Fisheries OVERVIEW
The Vancouver Island Summary Land Use Plan identified the following fishery use and potential in the Pacheedaht region:
  • important crab grounds between Jordan River and Sheringham Point, and in Port San Juan
  • important commercial groundfish areas fronting Port San Juan and Carmanah Point
  • important salmon holding grounds throughout this area
  • significant population of northern abalone in addition to important octopus population