CHUM RUN: Seine boats were busy netting their fill of chum salmon off the coast of Parksville Qualicum Beach this past week. Anecdotal evidence suggests this year’s chum run is one of the biggest in recent years.

CHUM RUN: Seine boats were busy netting their fill of chum salmon off the coast of Parksville Qualicum Beach this past week. Anecdotal evidence suggests this year’s chum run is one of the biggest in recent years.

Chum run off Qualicum Beach

Seine boats were busy netting their fill of chum salmon off the coast of Parksville Qualicum Beach this past week

CHUM RUN: Seine boats were busy netting their fill of chum salmon off the coast of Parksville Qualicum Beach this past week. Anecdotal evidence suggests this year’s chum run is one of the biggest in recent years.