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Cheakamus Water Use Plan

  • The Cheakamus Monitoring Program Synthesis Report [PDF, 4.4 MB] provides a summary of the studies undertaken for each Order.
  • Executive summary [PDF, 240 KB] of Consultative Committee Report [PDF, 2.3 MB] provides an overview of the water use planning process and outcomes.
  • Water Use Plan [PDF, 866 KB] accepted by the Comptroller of Water Rights and implemented in February 2006.
  • Consultative Committee Report and draft Water Use Plan submitted to the Comptroller of Water Rights in October 2003.
  • Consultative Committee concluded discussions April 2002.

What's new

On June 1, we hosted a public information session to share the latest updates on the Cheakamus Water Use Plan Order Review, including the preliminary priority issues list. These are the anticipated focus areas for the review. You can view the June 1 presentation here [PDF, 558 KB]. This meeting followed the information session held on February 17. You can view the February presentation here [PDF, 1.14 MB].

In January, we began engagement with local First Nations, regulators, key stakeholders and the public as part of the Water Use Plan Order Review (WUPOR). We'll provide more information on this page as engagement progresses.

Water Use Plan Order Review

Annual Reports

Projects Studies Terms of Reference
CMSMON-1A Cheakamus River Juvenile Outmigrant Enumeration
CMSMON-1B Cheakamus River Chum Salmon Escapement Monitoring and Mainstem Spawning Groundwater Survey
CMSMON-2 Trout Abundance Monitor in Cheakamus River

CMSMON-3 Cheakamus River Steelhead Adult Abundance, Fry Emergence-Timing, and Juvenile Habitat Use Abundance Monitoring

CMSMON-4 Monitoring Stranding Downstream of Cheakamus Generating Station
CMSMON-5 Monitoring Stranding Downstream of Daisy Lake Dam
CMSMON-6 Monitoring Groundwater in Side Channels of the Cheakamus River
CMSMON-7 Cheakamus River Benthic Community Monitoring
CMSMON-8 Monitoring Channel Morphology in Cheakamus River
CMSMON-9 Cheakamus River Recreational Angling Access Monitoring