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Freshwater Landings

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Freshwater Fisheries - Catches and Landed Values by Species, By Province/Territory, 1996
Nominal catches (Q) in tonnes, live weight. Values (V) in thousand dollars
Species New Brunswick Quebec Ontario Manitoba Saskatchewan Alberta Nunavut Northwest Territories Canada
Q V Q V Q V Q V Q V Q V Q V Q V Q V
Alewife 990 327 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 990 327
Arctic Char - - - - - - - - - - - -     111 282 111 282
Burbot - - - - 1 0 - - - - - - - - - - 1 0
Carp - - 23 61 147 50 517 194 0 0 - - - - - - 687 305
Catfish - - 0 0 37 34 - - - - - - - - - - 37 34
Eel 66 286 166 714 57 289 - - - - - - - - - - 289 1,289
Goldeye - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Lake trout - - - - 159 232 55 55 363 322 - - - - 112 79 689 688
Perch - - 262 786 1 912 8 686 277 895 - - 3 9 - - - - 2,454 10,376
Pike - - 3 6 59 72 1 414 1 007 658 416 136 87 - - 136 79 2,406 1,667
Rock bass - - - - 11 8 - - - - - - - - - - 11 8
Salmon 0 0 - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Sauger - - - - 9 36 1 098 3 179 - - - - - - - - 1,107 3,215
Shad 7 5 13 8 3 0 - - - - - - - - - - 22 13
Smelt 0 0 0 0 3 981 2 020 - - - - - - - - - - 3,981 2,020
Sturgeon 9 39 - - 6 30 - - - - - - - - - - 274 1,774
Lake Sturgeon - - 198 1 705 - - - - - - - - - - - - 198 1,705
Atlantic Sturgeon - - 61   - - - - - - - - - - - - 61 0
Sucker (Mullet) - - 0 0 112 37 3 397 1 015 1 095 267 - - - - - - 4,604 1,319
Sunfish - - 36 92 98 158 - - - - - - - - - - 134 250
Trout - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tomcod - - 23 35 - - - - - - - - - - - - 23 35
Tullibee (1) - - - - 757 1 487 101 56 11 6 50 25 - - - - 919 1,574
White bass - - - - 1 032 1 880 - - - - - - - - - - 1,032 1,880
Whitefish - - 2 6 2 745 5 705 2 615 2 439 1 030 907 1 432 1 303 - - 1 297 1 230 9,121 11,590
Yellow Pickerel - - 13 132 5 168 20 120 1 963 6 977 452 1 611 65 204 - - 57 207 7,718 29,251
Other fish 0 0 629 633 710 404 156 149 6 17 30 14 - - 154 134 1,685 1,351
Total 1,072 657 1,429 4,178 17,003 41,249 11,593 15,966 3,615 3,546 1,716 1,642     1,867 2,011 38,295 69,249

(1) Includes lake herring, chub and cisco.

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