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    Offshore Ecological and Human Use Information considered in Marine Protected ...

    In 2016-17, DFO Maritimes Region undertook a Marine Protected Area (MPA) network analysis for the Scotian Shelf-Bay of Fundy Bioregion. The analysis considered available bioregional-scale ecological and human use data in an effort to identify a draft MPA network design that would protect...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • CSV
    • FGDB/GDB
    • ESRI REST
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    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
    • CSV
  • Open Data

    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
  • Open Data

    Commercial Fisheries - Seafisheries Landings - Canada

    Current tables cover the period from 1990 to present. Data are collected by Fisheries and Oceans Canada’s (DFO) regional offices under the authority of the Fisheries Act. Preliminary results for the current year will be posted once the information has been assessed for trends in the catch rates...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
  • Open Data

    Escapes of cultured marine finfish from BC aquaculture sites

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada’s (DFO’s) Pacific Aquaculture Regulations and Conditions of Licence for aquaculture in B.C. require licence holders to take various fish escape prevention measures, including maintaining cage and nets in a manner to prevent the escape of farmed fish into the ocean as...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
    • TXT
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    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:
    • XLSX
    • CSV
  • Open Data

    Marine sectors in Canada - Summaries

    Activities dependent on the ocean make a substantial contribution to the Canadian economy. Fisheries and naval installations provided the rationale for the first European settlement. Fish processing, shipbuilding and marine transportation followed, providing the basis for economic development and...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
  • Open Data

    Fisheries and the Canadian Economy

    The Canadian fisheries statistical snapshot provides an overview of the economic contribution of the fishing-related industries in Canada: value of outputs, employment, gross domestic product. Canadian fisheries covered in these summary tables include commercial marine and freshwater fisheries as...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
  • Open Data

    Commercial Fisheries - Quota Reports

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada is organized into six administrative regions (Pacific, Central and Arctic, Quebec, Gulf, Maritimes and Newfoundland and Labrador). The Canadian Atlantic Quota Report (CAQR) presents the summary of quotas and catches by species for five of these six regions...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
  • Open Data

    World trade exports - Fisheries

    Global exports of fish and seafood products by principal exporting countries from 1976 to 2018 in quantity and value terms, based on data collected by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
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