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The spawn is on in front of Parksville

SPAWN IS ON: The boats are long since full and have their quotas of roe herring for the year — mostly caught near Denman Island two weeks ago — but there is a herring spawn happening right now, with its drastic change in water colour, right now in front of Columbia Beach and French Creek.  - JOHN HARDING PHOTO
SPAWN IS ON: The boats are long since full and have their quotas of roe herring for the year — mostly caught near Denman Island two weeks ago — but there is a herring spawn happening right now, with its drastic change in water colour, right now in front of Columbia Beach and French Creek.
— image credit: JOHN HARDING PHOTO

SPAWN IS ON: The boats are long since full and have their quotas of roe herring for the year — mostly caught near Denman Island two weeks ago — but there is a herring spawn happening right now, with its drastic change in water colour, right now in front of Columbia Beach and French Creek.

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