Pacific Lugworm

Abarenicola pacifica
Scale 4 Diat: omnivore , Hierachy 3

3 POINTS

Play: Abarenicola pacifica has a MOVE of 1.
Lugworms feed on detritus at the bottom of the river.

cool, warm

Graphic by Homma Elementary

Buzzer Midge

Chironomus plumosus
Scale 4 Diat: carbon-macromolecules , Hierachy 1

2 POINTS

Adult midges don’t feed. Midge larvae feed on suspended organic matter in water and mud.
Play: C. plumosus has a MOVE of 1.

cool, warm

Graphic by Homma Elementary

Bullhead/Sculpin

Leptocottus armatus
Scale 6 Diat: carnivore , Hierachy 3

6 POINTS

Play: Leptocottus armatus has a MOVE of 2.
Every spring it is celebrated in the Bullhead Derby at Gary Point Park.

cold, cool, warm, hot

Graphic by Homma Elementary

Musqueam Fisheries

Event Card

Musqueam fisheries officers patrol the waters in their traditional territory, protecting against overfishing.
Play: If played IMMEDIATELY, this card counters the effect of OVERFISHING.


Graphic by Homma Elementary

Overfishing

Event Card

Poor government regulation leads to overfishing. Roll a die. Remove the corresponding number of fish species from the game IMMEDIATELY.


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Pink Salmon

Oncorhynchus gorbuscha
Scale 6 Diat: carnivore , Hierachy 3

7 POINTS

Oncorhynchus gorbuscha feed in the estuary as juveniles and on their way back up the river to spawn.
Play: Oncorhynchus gorbuscha has a MOVE of 2.

cold, cool

Graphic by Homma Elementary