Recreational fishing

Licences, regulations, funding for conservation projects, industry statistics and data.

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BC tidal waters sport fishing

Regulations, licences, maps, gear information and updates by fishing area for all marine species.

BC Freshwater salmon fishing

Openings and closures, maps, limits, species and gear information by freshwater fishing area.

Gulf of St Lawrence recreational fishing

Regulations and information for salmon, groundfish and striped bass fisheries in PEI, NB and NS.

Newfoundland and Labrador angling

Anglers Guide, fishery notices, river status, salmon fishway counts, angling log, salmometer, links.

Quebec recreational fisheries

Groundfish and pelagic fisheries, freshwater and winter fishing, shellfish harvesting and policies.

Newfoundland and Labrador recreational groundfish

Species, area, opening and closing times, limits and management measures for groundfish fisheries.

Yukon salmon fishing

Yukon Salmon Catch Card information, regulations, openings and closures, tackle tips and peak times.

Provincial and territorial fisheries

Links to information and licences for provincially and territorially managed recreational fisheries.

Maritimes Region Recreational Fisheries

Regulations, licences, maps, and gear information for marine species.

Fisheries Conservation Partnerships

Conservation project funding, eligibility requirements, proposal guidance and necessary forms.

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