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Atlantic and Arctic commercial fishing

May 28, 2018 ...Atlantic and Arctic commercial fishing Fishing may be affected in-season by grid closures to protect the North Atlantic right whales. Check the 2019 fishery notices related to these closures. Groundfish American plaice Cod Greenland halibut Haddock White hake and Silver hake Halibut Pollock Redfish Winter flounder Witch flounder Yellowtail flounder Pelagics

Atlantic and Arctic commercial fishing

Jan 31, 2019 ...Atlantic and Arctic commercial fisheries Openings and closures, maps, and stock status reports for fisheries in NB, NL, NS, NT, NWT, PEI and QC. Follow: Twitter @FishOceansCAN (Fisheries and Oceans Canada) @DFO_MAR (Maritimes) @DFO_NL (Newfoundland and Labrador) @DFO_Pacific (Pacific) Most requested Fishery management measures for right whale protection

Contact Fisheries and Oceans

Jan 14, 2020 ... for Aquatic Biotechnology Regulatory Research Cold-Water Corals and Sponge Reefs Otolith Research Laboratory National Centre for Arctic Aquatic Research Excellence Projects near water Regional coordinators for the Habitat Stewardship Program Shark research Skates and rays research Science and research Atlantic Science Enterprise Centre Canadian Science Advisory

Fisheries Management Decisions for Atlantic Canada, Quebec and the Arctic - 2019

Nov 22, 2019 ...Decisions for Atlantic Canada, Quebec and the Arctic - 2019 Fisheries decisions in Atlantic Canada, Quebec and the Arctic include fisheries off the coast of New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Prince Edward Island and Quebec, within Canada’s 200-mile limit. Visit the Fishery openings and closures page for ongoing fisheries

Commercial fisheries | Statistical service | Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Nov 1, 2019 ...Commercial Fisheries Data on Canada's marine commercial fisheries are presented in four categories: consumption, landings, licences (fishers, vessels and species) and Atlantic quota reports. Consumption Information includes a table outlining the consumption of fish per capita from 2008 to 2018. Landings A landing refers to the part of the fish catch

Sustainable fish harvest

Jan 2, 2020 ... Canada managing office. The Pacific and Arctic management regions have similar proportions of overharvested stocks (2% and 3%, respectively). The Atlantic management region had the highest proportion of overharvested stocks at 6%. Harvest of major stocks relative to approved levels by region, Canada, 2017 Data table for the long description Harvest of major

Status of major fish stocks

Jan 2, 2020 ... of the Sustainability Survey for Fisheries, which is a key planning and monitoring tool. Stocks can be divided into regions based on the managing office. The Pacific management region has the highest proportion of heathy stocks. A greater proportion of stocks have uncertain status in the Arctic region. Of the 3 regions, the Atlantic region has the highest number of major fish

Fishery openings and closures

Sep 5, 2019 ...Fishery openings and closures Commercial, recreational, Aboriginal and food fisheries are subject to closure for conservation, safety, contamination, seasonal or other reasons. Updated information on openings and closures can be found at: Atlantic and Arctic fisheries Atlantic and Arctic commercial fisheries by species Gulf Region variation and prohibition

Consultations and reviews

Oct 1, 2019 ... in insular Newfoundland Newfoundland and Labrador Consultation on proposed amendments aimed at preserving the independence of commercial inshore licence holders in Atlantic Canada and Quebec Atlantic Canada and Quebec Consultation on the recreational scallop fishery in Newfoundland and Labrador Newfoundland and Labrador Engagement on the future of the Freshwater Fish

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Jul 25, 2019 ... Conservation objective: to protect the only known living Lophelia pertusa coral reef in Canada’s Atlantic waters. Prohibited Activities: Prohibits all commercial bottom-contact fishing gear. Nova Scotia N.S. NS Scotian Shelf Variation Order and/or Condition of Licence Magdalen Islands lagoons (6 overlapping fisheries area closures) Conservation objective: to protect

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