Species information

Number of Commercial Fishing Licences Issued by Pacific Region, 2016-2017
Fishery Licence category 2016 2017
Salmon
Full fee (gill net and troll) AG, AT 1,041 1,041
Reduced fee (gill net and troll) AG, AT (reduced fee) 120 120
Full fee (seine) AS 195 195
Reduced fee (seine) AS (reduced fee) 15 15
NNFC (Northern Native Co) NAG 254 254
Communal commercial FAG, FAT, FAS 171 164
Herring Roe
Full fee (gill net) HG 745 743
Reduced fee (gill net) HG 249 244
Communal commercial (gill net) FH 168 222
Full fee (seine) HS 193 195
Reduced fee (seine) HS 47 46
Communal commercial (seine) FHS 11 11
Herring spawn on kelp
Communal commercial (seine) FJ 11 11
Full fee J 32 34
Other species
Halibut      
Commercial L 343 341
Communal commercial Halibut FL 74 78
Groundfish Trawl      
Commerical T 135 135
Communal commercial FT 2 3
Shrimp      
Commerical shrimp by trawl S 211 209
Communal commercial shrimp trawl FS 3 3
Prawn and shrimp by trap W 187 186
Communal commercial prawn and shrimp by trap FW 54 56
Sablefish      
Commercial K 41 41
Communal commercial FK 7 7
Geoduck      
Commercial G 50 50
Communal commercial FG 5 5
Schedule II Species      
Commercial C 323 308
Communal commercial FC 2 2
Crab      
Commercial R 188 189
Communal commercial FR 29 29
Sea Urchin      
Green sea urchin ZA 48 48
Red sea urchin ZC 80 78
Communal commercial red sea urchin FZC 29 25
Sea Cucumber ZD 84 84
Euphauasiid ZF 16 11
Rockfish      
Commercial ZN 210 211
Communal commercial FZN 33 36
Clam Z2, Z2ACL 308 317
Eulachon ZU 16 ...
High Seas SEC68 3 2
Sardine
Full fee - Sardine ZS 25 24
Communal commercial - Pacific Sardine ZSF 20 17
U.S.A. Albacore tuna USA68 45 45

Table Notes

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Source: Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Pacific Region Operations Branch.

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