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Impacts of harvesting rights in Canadian Pacific fisheries

APPENDIX A - STATISTICAL TABLES

Table A1. Pacific halibut fishery catch, TAC, landed value and price: 1980-2005
Year Catch (tonnes)a,b TAC (tonnes)b,c Overage / underage (tonnes) Landed value ('000s 2005 $)a Price per kg (2005 $) Landed value ('000s 2005 US$)d Price per kg (2005 US$)
1980 3 305 2 721 584 22 083 6.68 18 885 5.71
1981 2 456 2 414 42 15 663 6.38 13 065 5.32
1982 2 382 2 458 -76 13 843 5.81 11 220 4.71
1983 2 398 2 414 -16 15 305 6.38 12 417 5.18
1984 4 033 4 082 -49 16 643 4.13 12 850 3.19
1985 4 704 4 564 140 23 423 4.98 17 149 3.65
1986 5 390 5 135 255 39 836 7.39 28 664 5.32
1987 5 444 5 266 178 44 263 8.13 33 378 6.13
1988 5 866 5 749 117 34 871 5.94 28 329 4.83
1989 4 659 4 564 95 26 755 5.74 22 556 4.84
1990 3 783 3 555 228 28 787 7.61 24 667 6.52
1991 3 241 3 364 -123 28 173 8.69 24 589 7.59
1992 3 441 3 636 -195 27 413 7.97 22 682 6.59
1993 4 796 4 836 -40 37 869 7.90 29 357 6.12
1994 4 498 4 564 -66 46 794 10.40 34 263 7.62
1995 4 320 4 387 -67 41 685 9.65 30 374 7.03
1996 4 321 4 379 -58 40 642 9.41 29 808 6.90
1997 5 601 5 719 -118 47 830 8.54 34 545 6.17
1998 5 859 5 924 -65 37 045 6.32 24 972 4.26
1999 5 552 5 554 -2 46 552 8.39 31 334 5.64
2000 4 832 4 884 -53 44 705 9.25 30 098 6.23
2001 4 638 4 819 -180 42 048 9.07 27 149 5.85
2002 5 448 5 510 -62 45 121 8.28 28 735 5.27
2003 5 328 5 397 -69 50 429 9.46 35 998 6.76
2004 5 494 5 768 -275 39 978 10.00e 30 725 7.69e
2005 5 568 5 700 -132 39 659 10.36e 32 740 8.55e

a Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Commercial halibut landings in B.C. [online]. Available from www-sci.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/sa/ Commercial/Summaries/Halibut/comhal_e.htm [1980-1990].
b Archipelago Marine Research Ltd. Commercial fisheries summaries [online]. Available from www-ops2.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/xnet/content/ groundfish/halibut/default.htm [1991-2005].
c Turris, B.R., and Sporer, C. 1994. Halibut IVQ Program. In Experience with individual quota and enterprise allocation (IQ/EA) management in Canadian fisheries 1972-1994. Policy and Economics Branch Working Group Report, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Halifax.
d Pacific Exchange Rate Service, Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia. Historic exchange rates [online]. Available from fx.sauder.ubc.ca. e B. Turris. 2007. Pacific Fisheries Management, pers. comm.

Table A2. Pacific halibut fishery season length, active vessels, quota values and licence fees: 1980-2005
Year Season length (days)a,b Active vessels (no.)a,b Quota value (2005 $ per kg)c,d Quota lease rate (2005 $ per kg)c Licence fees ('000s of 2005 $)e Licence value (2005 $ per foot)b
1980 65 333        
1981 58 337        
1982 61 301        
1983 24 305        
1984 22 334     0.1  
1985 22 363     7.4  
1986 15 417     7.0  
1987 16 424     6.8  
1988 14 433     6.5  
1989 11 435     6.2  
1990 6 435     5.9  
1991 245 433 13.52   993.2  
1992 245 431 15.41   974.5  
1993 250 351 17.89   135.7  
1994 260 313 19.93   135.6  
1995 245 294 24.20   132.0  
1996 245 281 39.73   128.8  
1997 245 279 42.36   126.8  
1998 245 288 43.85 4.64 125.4 768
1999 245 265 50.74 4.57 121.9 1 038
2000 245 238 62.94 5.80 2 126.3 1 290
2001 245 234 n/a n/a 1 192.9 n/a
2002 245 214 63.59 5.89 1 332.5 1 178
2003 245 225 n/a n/a 1 289.8 n/a
2004 245 218 74.25 6.53 1 321.1 1146
2005 245 221 77.00 4.95 1 083.0 1330

a Munro, G.R. 2001. The effect of introducing individual harvest quotas upon fleet capacity in the marine fisheries of British Columbia. In Case Studies on the Effects of Transferable Fishing Rights on Fleet Capacity and Concentration of Quota Ownership, FAO Fisheries Technical Paper 412. Edited by R. Shotton. Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN, Rome, pp. 208-220.
b Archipelago Marine Research Ltd. Commercial fisheries summaries [online]. Available from www-ops2.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/xnet/content/ groundfish/halibut/default.htm [1991-2005].
c Nelson Bros. Fisheries Ltd. 2006. An analysis of commercial fishing licence, quota, and vessel values as of March 31, 2006: west coast fishing fleet. Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Vancouver.
d B. Turris. 2007. Pacific Fisheries Management, pers. comm. e D. Collister, personal communication, 2007. Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Ottawa.

Table A3. Halibut industry contribution to management
Year Fisheries management fees (current 000's $)
1997 843a
2001 1 400b
2003 1 300c

a Gardner Pinfold Consulting Economists Limited and GSGislason & Associates Ltd. 1999. Cumulative impact of federal user fees on the commercial fish harvesting sector [online]. Available from www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/communic/reports/fee-droit_e.htm.
b Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. 2001 Halibut integrated fisheries management plan. Available from www-ops2.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/xnet/content/mplans/archive.
c Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada . 2003/04 Halibut integrated fisheries management plan. Available from www-ops2.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/xnet/content/mplans/archive.

Table A4. Sablefish fishery catch, TAC, landed value and price: 1981-2005
Year Catch (tonnes)a,b TAC (tonnes)a,b Overage / underage (tonnes) Landed value ('000s 2005 $)c Price per kg (2005 $) Landed value ('000,000s 2005 ¥)d Price per kg (2005 ¥)
1981 2 636 3 190 -554 13 281 5.04 2 437 924
1982 3 628 3 190 438 12 430 3.43 2 503 690
1983 4 123 3 190 933 10 727 2.60 2 066 501
1984 3 824 3 190 634 11 408 2.98 2 091 547
1985 3 951 3 650 301 19 581 4.96 3 392 859
1986 3 900 3 650 250 18 729 4.80 2 259 579
1987 4 178 3 740 438 22 305 5.34 2 427 581
1988 5 075 4 015 1060 26 221 5.17 2 727 537
1989 4 722 4 015 707 20 432 4.33 2 375 503
1990 4 275 4 260 15 23 667 5.54 2 925 684
1991 4 532 4 560 -28 33 543 7.40 3 934 868
1992 4 557 4 560 -3 29 456 6.46 3 084 677
1993 4 546 4 560 -14 27 073 5.96 2 325 511
1994 4 533 4 521 12 35 926 7.93 2 683 592
1995 3 709 3 709 0 32 521 8.77 2 177 587
1996 3 168 3 169 -1 32 202 10.16 2 567 810
1997 3 893 4 023 -130 39 270 10.09 3 431 881
1998 4 164 4 023 141 31 083 7.46 2 729 655
1999 6 323 6 394 -71 38 074 6.02 2 904 459
2000 3 532 3 646 -114 35 904 10.17 2 606 738
2001 2 753 2 812 -58 31 589 11.47 2 477 900
2002 1 894 1 928 -34 26 318 13.90 2 096 1107
2003 2 591 2 675 -84 22 872 8.83 1 892 730
2004 3 859 4 088 -229 19 007 4.92 1 580 409
2005 3 822 4 213 -391 31 476 8.24 2 854 747

Note. Prior to 1996, Fisheries and Oceans Canada aggregated sablefish landed value over all gears, including trawl. Sablefish trawl landings (tonnes) are reported in Table A9.
a Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Sablefish fishery quotas and catches 1979-1999 [online]. Available from www.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/ sci/sa-mfpd/sablefish/Sable_QuotaCatch.htm [1981-1998].
b Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. 2005/2006 Sablefish Season Summary [online]. Available from www-ops2.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/ xnet/content/groundfish/sablefish/default.htm [1999-2005].
c Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Commercial catch statistics [online]. Available from www-sci.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/sa/Commercial/ default_e.htm.
d Pacific Exchange Rate Service, Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia. Historic exchange rates [online]. Available from fx.sauder.ubc.ca.

Table A5. Sablefish industry (K-Fleet) and DFO (Minister) contribution to management 2002-2006a
Joint project agreement Minister K-Fleet to DFO K-Fleet in-kind Total
2002 97 849 359 521 1 879 061 2 336 431
2003 98 249 352 461 2 070 617 2 521 327
2004 81 000 263 008 1 763 945 2 107 953
2005 153 120 362 188 2 181 300 2 696 608
TOTAL 629 755 1 672 265 10 347 310 12 649 330

a L. Budden, personal communication, 2007. Canadian Sablefish Association, Vancouver.

Table A6. Sablefish fishery season length, active vessels, quota values and licence fees: 1981-2005
Year Season length (days)a,b Active Vessels (no.)c Quota value (2005 $ per kg)d,e Quota lease rate (2005 $ per kg)d Licence fees (000's 2005 $)f Licence value (2005 $ per foot)d
1981 245          
1982 202 N/A     N/A  
1983 148 23        
1984 181 20     0.02  
1985 95 27 N/A   0.78  
1986 63 41     0.77  
1987 45 43     0.73  
1988 20 45     0.71  
1989 14 47   N/A 0.69 N/A
1990 255 30 18.04   0.66  
1991 365 26 19.93   0.62  
1992 365 25 21.01   0.61  
1993 365 21 27.52   0.60  
1994 365 22 32.99   0.60  
1995 365 24 45.71   0.59  
1996 365 21 n/a   484.53  
1997 365 24 n/a 10.43 605.41  
1998 365 24 54.17 5.16 599.08 768
1999 365 29 63.42 6.98 1 512.37 1 038
2000 365 32 88.86 10.49 920.01 1 290
2001 365 29 n/a n/a 838.29 n/a
2002 365 27 89.50 9.42 179.75 1 178
2003 365 30 n/a n/a 613.85 n/a
2004 365 32 90.01 7.65 988.04 1 146
2005 365 35 77.00 5.50 911.01 1 330

a Munro, G.R. 2001. The effect of introducing individual harvest quotas upon fleet capacity in the marine fisheries of British Columbia. In Case Studies on the Effects of Transferable Fishing Rights on Fleet Capacity and Concentration of Quota Ownership, FAO Fisheries Technical Paper 412. Edited by R. Shotton. Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN, Rome, pp. 208-220.
b Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Sablefish fishery management history 1981-1999 [online]. Available from www.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/sci/sa-mfpd/sablefish/Sable_Mgmnt.htm [1981- 1998]
c Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Sablefish commercial fishery summaries [online]. Available from www-ops2.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/xnet/content/groundfish/sablefish/default.htm [1990- 2005].
d Nelson Bros. Fisheries Ltd. 2006. An analysis of commercial fishing licence, quota, and vessel values as of March 31, 2006: west coast fishing fleet. Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Vancouver.
e B. Turris. 2007. Pacific Fisheries Management, pers. comm.
f D. Collister, personal communication, 2007. Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Ottawa.

Table A7. Groundfish trawl fishery catch and landed value: 1980-2005
Year Catch (tonnes)a Landed value ('000s 2005 $)a Average price per kg (2005 $)
1980 32 990 51 816 1.57
1981 26 054 37 466 1.44
1982 28 111 31 469 1.12
1983 31 577 33 740 1.07
1984 33 800 37 561 1.11
1985 40 588 31 214 0.77
1986 47 394 41 616 0.88
1987 64 665 57 588 0.89
1988 59 961 51 350 0.86
1989 57 719 43 824 0.76
1990 65 004 52 306 0.80
1991 80 819 55 653 0.69
1992 86 222 55 853 0.65
1993 78 863 53 190 0.67
1994 85 600 58 816 0.69
1995 79 025 65 615 0.83
1996 77 921 49 466 0.63
1997 91 793 49 342 0.54
1998 89 814 56 178 0.63
1999 115 295 74 172 0.64
2000 51 853 63 256 1.22
2001 86 596 64 194 0.74
2002 105 571 66 644 0.63
2003 118 605 66 701 0.56
2004 111 558 66 134 0.59
2005 143 884 70 117 0.49

a Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Commercial catch statistics [online]. Available from www-sci.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/sa/Commercial/default_e.htm.

Table A8. Lingcod catch, TAC and landed value: 1980-2005
Year Catch (tonnes)a,b TAC (tonnes)c TAC Overage/under age (tonnes) Landed value ('000s 2005 $)b
1980 1 315     2 892
1981 1 739     3 612
1982 2 878     4 759
1983 2 992     3 956
1984 2 971     3 857
1985 4 853     5 846
1986 2 925     4 977
1987 2 400     5 172
1988 2 521     3 938
1989 3 059     4 106
1990 4 048     5 011
1991 4 211     4 894
1992 3 248     4 179
1993 3 764     5 552
1994 3 431     5 841
1995 3 110     5 727
1996 1 761     2 425
1997 1 086 2 887 -1 801 1 851
1998 1 101 2 500 -1 399 1 897
1999 958 2 462 -1 504 2 049
2000 1 854 3 154 -1 300 4 034
2001 1 373 3 031 -1 658 2 187
2002 1 813 3 151 -1 338 3 726
2003 1 747 3 024 -1 277 2 846
2004 1 776 3 027 -1 251 3 484
2005 1 702 3 084 -1 382 3 263

Note. Prior to 1997, Fisheries and Oceans Canada did not separate lingcod TACs by gear (which included trawl and hook and line), and annual landed value was aggregated across all gear.
a King, F.R., and Surry, A.M. 2001. Lingcod stock assessment and recommended yield options for 2001. Canadian Stock Assessment Secretariat Research Document 2000/164, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Ottawa [1980-1999].
b Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Commercial catch statistics [online]. Available from www-sci.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/sa/Commercial/default_e.htm.
c Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Fisheries management plans [online]. Available from www-ops2.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/xnet/content/MPLANS/MPlans.htm.

Table A9. Sablefish
Year Catch (tonnes)a,b TAC (tonnes)a,c TAC Overage / underage (tonnes) Landed value ('000s 2005 $)b
1981 541 310 231  
1982 418 310 108  
1983 279 310 -31  
1984 185 310 -125  
1985 229 350 -121  
1986 550 350 200  
1987 421 360 61  
1988 636 385 251 N/A
1989 627 385 242  
1990 457 410 47  
1991 385 440 -55  
1992 451 440 11  
1993 541 440 101  
1994 481 433 48  
1995 427 356 71  
1996 211 304 -93 973
1997 285 386 -101 1 666
1998 328 386 -58 2 250
1999 403 386 17 2 312
2000 326 339 -13 1 964
2001 298 339 -41 2 104
2002 269 206 63 1 520
2003 228 206 22 1 039
2004 344 384 -40 1 860
2005 279 389 -110 1 474

Note. Prior to 1996, Fisheries and Oceans Canada aggregated sablefish landed value over all gears, including trawl. Aggregated landed values prior to 1996 are reported in Table A4.
a Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Sablefish fishery quotas and catches 1979-1999 [online]. Available from www.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/sci/sa-mfpd/sablefish/Sable_QuotaCatch.htm [1981-1998]
b Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Commercial catch statistics [online]. Available from www-sci.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/sa/Commercial/default_e.htm [1999-2005].
c Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Fisheries management plans [online]. Available from www-ops2.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/xnet/content/MPLANS/MPlans.htm.

Table A10. Pacific cod catch, TAC and landed value: 1980-2005
Year Catch (tonnes)a,b TAC (tonnes)c TAC Overage / underage (tonnes) Landed value ('000s 2005 $)a
1980 8 662     8 077
1981 6 688     6 040
1982 4 797     4 096
1983 4 496     3 932
1984 3 458     2 954
1985 2 318     2 089
1986 3 642     3 532
1987 13 937 N/A   13 403
1988 11 078     8 661
1989 9 146     6 467
1990 6 446     4 612
1991 11 918     7 848
1992 10 331     6 974
1993 8 099     5 743
1994 3 541     2 822
1995 2 343 1 870 473 2 663
1996 891 by-catch only   1 163
1997 1 507 2 574 -1 067 1 817
1998 1 381 1 954 -573 1 764
1999 824 1 954 -1 130 1 490
2000 695 2 517 -1 822 1 312
2001 641 1 432 -791 740
2002 548 753 -205 1 260
2003 1 100 1 260 -160 1 137
2004 1 322 1 572 -250 1 814
2005 1 537 1 980 -443 2 066

Note. Prior to 1995, TACs were area-specific and not coast-wide. Prior to 1996. Fisheries and Oceans aggregated landed value across gear (including gillnet, longline and troll).
a Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Commercial catch statistics [online]. Available from www-sci.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/sa/Commercial/default_e.htm.
b Sinclair, A., Martell, S., and Boutillier, J. 2001. Assessment of Pacific cod off the west coast of Vancouver Island and Hecate Strait. Canadian Stock Assessment Secretariat Research Document 2001/159, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Ottawa [1980-2000].
c Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Fisheries management plans [online]. Available from www-ops2.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/xnet/content/MPLANS/MPlans.htm.

Table A11. Pacific ocean perch catch, TAC, and landed value: 1980-2005
Year Total catch (tonnes)a,b TAC (tonnes)c Total TAC overage / underage (tonnes) Landed value ('000s 2005 $)a
1980 5 325 3 400 1 925 5 325
1981 5 108 4 400 708 5 108
1982 6 031 4 350 1 681 6 031
1983 5 705 3 750 1 955 5 705
1984 6 774 3 550 3 224 6 774
1985 6 119 3 500 2 619 6 119
1986 5 947 2 950 2 997 5 947
1987 6 383 2 950 3 433 6 383
1988 7 037 4 150 2 887 7 037
1989 6 127 4 800 1 327 6 127
1990 5 807 4 250 1 557 5 807
1991 4 408 3 800 608 4 408
1992 4 139 4 050 89 4 139
1993 4 624 4 200 424 4 624
1994 5 788 4 917 871 5 788
1995 6 311 4 234 2 077 6 311
1996 6 490 6 884 -394 6 490
1997 6 016 6 481 -465 6 016
1998 5 947 6 147 -200 5 947
1999 6 222 6 147 75 6 222
2000 5 967 6 147 -180 5 967
2001 5 823 6 147 -324 5 823
2002 5 697 5 847 -150 5 697
2003 6 228 6 146 82 6 228
2004 5 971 6 146 -175 5 971
2005 5 152 6 146 -994 5 152

a Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Commercial catch statistics [online]. Available from www-sci.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/sa/Commercial/default_e.htm.
b Schnute, J.T., Haigh, R., Krishka, B.A., and Starr, P. 2001. Pacific ocean perch assessment for the west coast of Canada in 2001. Canadian Stock Assessment Secretariat Research Document 2001/138, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Ottawa [1980-2000].
c Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Fisheries management plans [online]. Available from www-ops2.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/xnet/content/MPLANS/MPlans.htm.

Table A12. Pollock catch, TAC and landed value: 1980-2005
Year Catch (tonnes)a TAC (tonnes)b TAC overage / underage (tonnes) Landed value ('000s 2005 $)a
1980 2 179 3 400 -1 221 1 059
1981 1 130 3 400 -2 270 523
1982 911 3 400 -2 489 445
1983 1 092 3 400 -2 308 473
1984 596 3 400 -2 804 240
1985 1 689 3 400 -1 711 609
1986 598 3 400 -2 802 245
1987 861 3 400 -2 539 392
1988 460 3 400 -2 940 134
1989 434 3 400 -2 966 90
1990 676 3 400 -2 724 253
1991 2 580 3 700 -1 120 776
1992 3 249 3 700 -451 1 253
1993 8 121 3 700 4 421 3 273
1994 4 609 no report 4 609 1 884
1995 3 295 6 910 -3 615 1 672
1996 2 147 6 578 -4 431 1 155
1997 1 826 4 000 -2 174 345
1998 822 3 730 -2 908 458
1999 1 233 4 225 -2 992 470
2000 1 044 4 225 -3 181 525
2001 1 746 4 225 -2 479 1 097
2002 3 606 4 225 -619 354
2003 5 395 4 225 1 170 2 241
2004 2 932 4 225 -1 293 1 388
2005 1 878 5 408 -3 530 869

Note. The reported TAC for years 1980 to 1993 is only for area 4B Strait of Georgia.
a Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Commercial catch statistics [online]. Available from www-sci.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/sa/Commercial/default_e.htm.
b Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Fisheries management plans [online]. Available from www-ops2.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/xnet/content/MPLANS/MPlans.htm.

Table A13. Rockfish (not including Pacific ocean perch) catch and landed value: 1980- 2005
Year Catch (tonnes)a Landed value ('000s 2005 $)a
1980 9 203 7 533
1981 9 460 6 782
1982 10 366 7 614
1983 12 126 9 396
1984 7 489 7 029
1985 11 481 10 683
1986 18 781 19 296
1987 17 857 21 723
1988 20 016 20 313
1989 18 388 17 322
1990 22 143 21 131
1991 19 127 18 894
1992 21 792 21 732
1993 20 034 19 349
1994 17 662 20 903
1995 15 393 22 455
1996 16 728 19 773
1997 14 148 18 208
1998 15 151 22 397
1999 17 296 26 635
2000 16 039 26 777
2001 15 316 23 641
2002 15 409 20 892
2003 14 843 19 193
2004 13 565 18 839
2005 13 113 17 721

a Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Commercial catch statistics [online]. Available from www-sci.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/sa/Commercial/default_e.htm.

Table A14. Petrale sole catch, TAC and landed value: 1980-2005
Year Catch (tonnes)a,b TAC (tonnes)c TAC overage / underage (tonnes) Landed value ('000s 2005 $)b
1980 223      
1981 289     N/A
1982 366     590
1983 439     690
1984 417     667
1985 336     623
1986 416     839
1987 446     1 054
1988 793 N/A   1 921
1989 953     2 131
1990 1 066     2 381
1991 795     1 668
1992 609     1 313
1993 581     1 215
1994 485     1 076
1995 672     1 373
1996 276 by-catch only   751
1997 511 479 -155 866
1998 355 479 -125 752
1999 378 479 -101 1 328
2000 455 583 -128 1 168
2001 474 560 -85 1 338
2002 458 528 -69 1 215
2003 492 522 -30 1 298
2004 586 617 -31 1 342
2005 625 625 0 1 596

Note. Fisheries and Oceans Canada did not set petrale sole TACs prior to 1996.
a Starr, P.J., and Fargo, J. 2004. Petrale sole stock assessment for 2003 and recommendations for management in 2004. Canadian Science Advisory Secretariat Research Document 2004/036 [1980-2002]
b Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Commercial catch statistics [online]. Available from www-sci.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/sa/Commercial/default_e.htm.
c Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Fisheries management plans [online]. Available from www-ops2.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/xnet/content/MPLANS/MPlans.htm.

Table A15. Dover sole catch, TAC, and landed value: 1980-2005
Year Catch (tonnes)a TAC (tonnes)b TAC overage / underage (tonnes) Landed value ('000s 2005 $)a
1980 1 241      
1981 1 138     N/A
1982 880     783
1983 841     724
1984 1 137     966
1985 955     740
1986 1 140     835
1987 627 N/A   584
1988 1 259     1 009
1989 2 102     1 709
1990 2 383     1 865
1991 2 220     1 771
1992 2 686     2 152
1993 4 054     3 132
1994 4 010     3 427
1995 3 140 2 650 490 3 408
1996 2 760 2 913 -153 2 911
1997 2 031 3 073 -1 042 2 274
1998 2 741 3 073 -332 2 373
1999 2 867 3 073 -206 3 333
2000 3 040 3 073 -33 3 367
2001 2 735 3 073 -338 2 575
2002 3 302 3 073 229 3 308
2003 2 928 3 073 -145 2 866
2004 2 810 3 073 -263 2 788
2005 2 577 3 073 -496 2 499

Note. Prior to 1995, TACs were area-specific; however, catch was coast-wide.
a Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Commercial catch statistics [online]. Available from www-sci.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/sa/Commercial/default_e.htm.
b Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Fisheries management plans [online]. Available from www-ops2.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/xnet/content/MPLANS/MPlans.htm.

Table A16. Reedi catch, TAC and landed value: 1980-2005
Year Catch (tonnes)a TAC (tonnes)b TAC Overage/under age (tonnes) Landed value ('000s 2005 $)a
1980        
1981 N/A     N/A
1982 722     417
1983 987     718
1984 727     541
1985 1 351 N/A   1 153
1986 2 276     2 033
1987 1 731     1 911
1988 1 243     1 120
1989 1 596     1 192
1990 1 607 1 380 -88 1 190
1991 1 217 1 380 -108 881
1992 1 424 1 380 44 1 078
1993 1 142 1 380 -238 786
1994 1 229     1 189
1995 955 N/A   1 065
1996 1 435     1 442
1997 2 085 2 430 -345 2 405
1998 1 836 2 385 -549 2 355
1999 1 734 2 407 -673 2 422
2000 2 041 2 408 -367 3 024
2001 1 848 2 365 -517 2 610
2002 2 011 2 365 -354 2 801
2003 1 912 2 365 -453 2 326
2004 1 901 2 365 -464 2 419
2005 1 961 2 365 -404 2 551

Note. From 1982 to 1989 TACs were area specific; from 1994-1996 TACs were aggregated with Pacific Ocean perch and redstripe rockfish.
a Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Commercial catch statistics [online]. Available from www-sci.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/sa/Commercial/default_e.htm.
b Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Fisheries management plans [online]. Available from www-ops2.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/xnet/content/MPLANS/MPlans.htm.

Table A17. Groundfish trawl effort data
Year Active vessels (no.)a Trips (no. per year)a Tows (no. per Year)b Licence fees ('000s 2005 $)c
1980 N/A      
1981 111 825    
1982 105 755   N/A
1983 103 807    
1984 111 869   0.05
1985 138 1 007   2.41
1986 138 968   2.32
1987 99 1 236   2.20
1988 111 1 437 N/A 2.13
1989 112 1 632   2.03
1990 112 1 632   1.94
1991 112 2 052   1.84
1992 123 2 524   1.81
1993 118 2 664   1.78
1994 117 2 143   1.77
1995 122 2 465   2.33
1996 112 1 947 19 665 86.08
1997 92 2 332 16 314 83.53
1998 88 2 319 17 233 101.63
1999 89 2 920 17 409 380.55
2000 82 1 703 18 203 927.01
2001 83 2 406 16 687 862.90
2002 79 2 602 17 801 687.86
2003 78 2 593 15 471 713.55
2004 72 2 433 14 776 736.91
2005 75 2 578 14 377 895.43

a B. Ackerman, personal communication, 2007. Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Vancouver.
b B. Turris. 2007. Pacific Fisheries Management, pers. comm.
c D. Collister, personal communication, 2007. Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Ottawa.

Table A18. Groundfish trawl quota and licence values: 1997-2005
Year Uncut quota value (2005 $/kg)a Coast-wide hake quota Value (2005 $/kg)a Gulf hake quota value (2005 $/kg)b Uncut quota lease rate (2005 $/ft)a Licence valuation (2005 $/ft)a
1997 3.08 2.87      
1998 3.79 0.64     1 172
1999 3.89 0.71 0.25 0.16 1 384
2000 5.05 0.62 0.25 0.22 1 459
2001 6.02        
2002 6.92 0.71 0.24 0.27 1 392
2003 7.39        
2004 7.25 0.56 0.25 0.26 1 330
2005 7.15 0.77 0.24 0.18 1 500

a Nelson Bros. Fisheries Ltd. 2006. An analysis of commercial fishing licence, quota, and vessel values as of March 31, 2006: west coast fishing fleet. Fisheries and Oceans Pacific Region, Vancouver.
b Laing Management Consultants Inc, unpublished data. Laing Management Consultants Inc.

Table A19. BC IQ fisheries as a percent of total landed value (TLV) of BC commercial fisheries
Year Pacific halibut (% of TLV) Sablefish (% of TLV) Groundfish trawl (% of TLV) Total IQ fisheries (% of landed value) Total landed value of BC commercial fisheries ('000,000's 2005 $)a
1980 12.11   28.42 40.54 182.3
1981 6.78 5.75 16.21 28.74 231.1
1982 5.84 5.25 13.28 24.37 236.9
1983 7.47 5.24 16.47 29.19 204.8
1984 6.99 4.79 15.78 27.56 238.1
1985 6.24 5.22 8.32 19.78 375.3
1986 10.02 4.71 10.47 25.21 397.4
1987 10.19 5.14 13.26 28.59 434.3
1988 6.64 4.99 9.78 21.41 525.1
1989 6.04 4.61 9.89 20.53 443.2
1990 6.14 5.05 11.16 22.35 468.8
1991 7.65 9.11 15.12 31.89 368.1
1992 6.78 7.29 13.82 27.89 404.2
1993 8.28 5.92 11.64 25.84 457.1
1994 8.38 6.43 10.53 25.33 558.7
1995 9.94 7.75 15.64 33.33 419.5
1996 9.64 7.64 11.73 29.00 421.7
1997 12.20 10.01 12.58 34.79 392.2
1998 12.52 10.51 18.99 42.02 295.8
1999 16.01 13.09 25.51 54.61 290.8
2000 12.45 10.00 17.61 40.05 359.2
2001 12.38 9.30 18.90 40.59 339.6
2002 13.18 7.69 19.47 40.34 342.3
2003 14.27 6.47 18.87 39.62 353.4
2004 11.72 5.57 19.39 36.69 341
2005 12.44 9.87 21.99 44.29 318.9

Note. Prior to 1996, Fisheries and Oceans Canada aggregated sablefish landed value over all gears, including trawl. Tonnage of sablefish trawl landings is reported in Table A9.
a Pacific Region, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Commercial catch statistics [online]. Available from www-sci.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/sa/Commercial/default_e.htm. [1980-2005]

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