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  • Results of DFO fish health audits of British Columbian marine finfish aquacul...

    This report provides fish health data collected by Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) from all licensed marine facilities culturing salmon in British Columbia (BC). Results of polymerase chain reaction (PCR) screening are provided, as well as a list of the bacterial pathogens isolated and whether...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
  • British Columbia Spot Prawn (Pandalus platyceros) Spawner Index (SI)

    Recruitment overfishing in the Spot Prawn (Pandalus platyceros) trap fishery in British Columbia on the west coast of Canada is managed using a fixed escapement system. Fixed escapement targets in the fishery are set and implemented as the number of female spawners caught per trap in the...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • XLS
    • CSV
    • XML
    • HTML
  • Current valid British Columbia aquaculture licence holders

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada is responsible for licensing all aquaculture facilities in British Columbia. The aquaculture licence and conditions of licence are designed to ensure the sustainable operation and development of the aquaculture industry. The following lists contain details related to...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • XLS
    • CSV
  • DFO sea lice audits of BC marine finfish aquaculture sites

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada’s (DFO’s) conditions of licence for marine finfish aquaculture contain monitoring and intervention requirements to minimize the potential exposure of wild and farmed fish to sea lice. Licence holders must submit a Health Management Plan to DFO that includes sea lice...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
  • Industry sea lice counts at BC marine finfish aquaculture sites

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada’s (DFO’s) conditions of licence for marine finfish aquaculture contain monitoring and intervention requirements to minimize the potential exposure of wild and farmed fish to sea lice. The Industry Sea Lice Abundance Counts report is updated monthly. It shows which...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
  • Oceans Act Marine Protected Areas

    Marine protected areas (MPA) are one among a number of spatial management tools that contribute to the improved health, integrity and productivity of our marine ecosystems and help advance integrated ocean management. As planning Canada’s marine protected area network moves forward, the locations...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ESRI REST
  • Ecologically and Biologically Significant Areas

    Ecologically and Biologically Significant Areas (EBSAs) are areas within Canada's oceans that have been identified through formal scientific assessments as having special biological or ecological significance when compared with the surrounding marine ecosystem. Failure to define an area as an...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ESRI REST
  • Oceans Act Areas of Interest

    The selection of an Area of Interest (AOI) marks the beginning of the Oceans Act Marine Protected Area (MPA) establishment process led by Fisheries and Oceans Canada. The process includes completing detailed ecological and socioeconomic assessments, setting conservation objectives, determining...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ESRI REST
  • Average monthly mortality of cultured salmon at BC aquaculture sites

    Determining the average mortality rate and analyzing the cause of mortalities in salmon cultured at British Columbian. aquaculture facilities provides insight into effectiveness of the fish health management practices of the industry. It can also help to identify seasonal trends in disease...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
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