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  • Federal

    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
    • XLSX
    • CSV
  • Federal

    Results of industry benthic monitoring of British Columbia marine finfish aqu...

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada requires operators of active marine finfish aquaculture sites in British Columbia to monitor for benthic (seabed) impacts. The benthic monitoring program is designed to limit the location, area and intensity of impact created by fish farms to the seabed and to support...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
    • TXT
  • Federal

    Harbour seal (Phoca vitulina) counts and haulout locations in the Strait of G...

    Harbour seals (Phoca vitulina) are found along temperate and Arctic marine coastlines of the Northern Hemisphere. They are found in coastal waters of the northern Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, as well as those of the Baltic and North Seas. In Canada, they may be found off the coastal waters of...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ESRI REST
    • CSV
    • HTML
  • Federal

    [Archived] Citizenship – Quarterly IRCC Updates

    The number of applicants granted Canadian citizenship, with totals (including Grant and Resumption applications)
    Organization:
    Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • XLS
  • Federal

    Steller sea lion (Eumetopias jubatus) counts and haulout locations across the...

    Considered the "king" of sea lions, the Steller sea lion (Eumetopias jubatus) is the biggest of all sea lions and enjoys a lifespan of up to thirty years. In Canada, the Steller can be spotted along the rocky coast of British Columbia. This hefty mammal usually travels alone or in a small group,...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ESRI REST
    • CSV
    • HTML
  • Federal

    British Columbia Lightstation Sea-Surface Temperature and Salinity Data (Paci...

    Daily sea surface temperature and salinity observations have been carried out at several locations on the coast of British Columbia since the early part of the 20th century. Observations started at the Pacific Biological Station (Departure Bay) in 1914; 11 stations were added in the mid-1930s and...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ESRI REST
    • CSV
    • XLS
    • HTML
    • SHP
  • Federal

    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
    • FGDB/GDB
  • Federal

    Managing transfers and fish health at British Columbia salmon farms

    Fish health on British Columbia salmon farms is managed throughout the production cycle to maintain healthy fish populations and to identify and address disease occurrences as soon as they arise. Aquaculture licence conditions set out mandatory monitoring and reporting requirements to ensure any...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
  • Federal

    Carcass classification of cultured salmon at British Columbian aquaculture si...

    Mortality at salmon aquaculture facilities is closely monitored. As in any population of wild or farmed animals, there are a number of causes leading to death. While in-depth diagnostic testing takes time, carcasses are routinely assigned to a number of defined categories which can help facility...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
    • TXT
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