Archived information

The Standard on Web Usability replaces this content. This content is archived because Common Look and Feel 2.0 Standards have been rescinded.

Archived information is provided for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. It is not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards and has not been altered or updated since it was archived. Please contact us to request a format other than those available.

Species Information

Note: The Following pages, when printed, may be larger than the standard paper size, resulting in multiple pages.

Due to the width of this table it may be necessary to scroll to the right of the page.

THE NUMBER OF COMMERCIAL FISHING LICENCES ISSUED BY PACIFIC REGION 1990 - 1994
LICENCES ISSUED1 LICENCE 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994
 
Salmon
Non-Indian (Gillnet & Troll) A 3213 3179 3187 3116 3102
Indian (Gillnet) A (reduced fee) 471 484 491 507 501
Non-indian (Seine) A 479 485 484 474 473
Indian (Seine) A (reduced fee) 69 64 64 62 64
Special2 B 1 1 1 1 1
NNFC3 N 253 254 254 254 253
Communal F 0 0 0 0 0
Salmon Sub-total:   4486 4467 4481 4414 4394
Roe-Herring
Gillnet HG 927 976 977 977 977
Gillnet - Indian HG (reduced fee) 400 350 350 350 349
Seine HS 190 200 200 200 200
Seine - Indian HS (reduced fee) 62 52 52 52 52
Roe-Herring sub-total:   1579 1578 1579 1579 1578
Spawn on Kelp
Non-indian J 12 12 12 12 12
Indian J (reduced fee) 16 26 26 27 27
SOK sub-total:   28 38 38 39 39
Others
Halibut L 435 435 434 434 433
Grounfish Trawl T 141 142 139 141 142
Shrimp Trawl S 247 248 245 247 245
Shrimp Trap W   261 263 260 257
Sablefish K 48 47 48 48 48
Geoduck G 55 55 55 55 55
Schedule II species4 C 1016 857 786 672 606
Crab R 0 217 222 223 221
Green Sea Urchin ZA   49 49 49 45
Red Sea Urchin ZC   108 109 110 110
Sea Cucumber CD   83 84 85 85
Euphausiid ZF     19 18 18
Rockfish ZN     251 255 259
Abalone E 26        
Transport D 224 208 201 197 209
Processing P 15 15 13 6 1
Special fisheries Z 6525 5591 4883 2542 2475
Vessel Registration   261 223 188 283 228
Clam (limited entry licence) Z-2          
High Sea Tranship S-68          

Notes:
1. Prior to 2003, Full Fee and Reduced Fee licences were called Non-Indian and Indian licences, respectively, in the Pacific Region licence tables.
2. Licences issued to the Northern Native Fishing Corporation (NNFC).
3. Schedule II species include: spiny dogfish - hook & line; skate - hook & line; sole and flounder - hook & line; lingcod - hook & line; Pacific cod - hook & line; tuna - hook & line, purse seine or gill net; sturgeon - trolling; smelt - gill net
Source: Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Pacific Region Operations Branch.

Download Table pac9094_e

For a PDF version of this document, please send an E-mail request to
infostat@dfo-mpo.gc.ca. Please indicate the page title in the request.