Freshwater Landings

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Preliminary

Freshwater Fisheries - Catches and Landed Values by Species, By Province/Territory, 2016
Nominal catches (Q) in tonnes, live weight. Values (V) in thousand dollars
Species N.S N.B. Quebec Ontario Manitoba Saskatchewan Alberta3 Nunavut N.W.T Canada
Q V Q V Q V Q V Q V Q V Q V Q V Q V Q V
Alewife     978 891                             978 891
Arctic Char                                     -   -  
Burbot           4  2  0  -                         4 2
Carp          109  97  9  5 661  524                 779 626
Catfish1         168  126  44   37                     212 164
Eel     12 61 33  366                         45 427
Lake trout              142  164  36  26  190  141         84 38 452 369
Perch             3,208 18,916  87  353                 3,295 19,269
Pike         3 2  21  19  1,525 1,043  358  221          15  8 1,922 1,293
Rock bass             8  15                     8 15
Salmon                                     - -
Sauger         2  9     228  685 1  3             230 697
Shad     11  7 4 3                         15 11
Smelt         1 1 4,709 2,401                     4,710 2,402
Sturgeon          126  396                         126 396
Sucker (Mullet)         10  4  10 8 1,887 977  458 213         0 0 2,366 1,202
Sunfish         8  25  52  160                     60 185
Tomcod         0 0                         0 0
Tullibee2             176 313 274 519 174 208             624 1,040
White bass             1,870 3,162 29 13                 1,899 3,175
Whitefish         0 0  953 3,087 3,208 5,712 831 1,105         485 748 5,476 10,651
Yellow Pickerel         4 27  2,284 14,065 4,089 14,749  513  2,163          37   127 6,926 31,131
Other fish - - - - 29 47 156 136  41  54         - - 29 41 256 277
Total     1,001  959 499 1,106 13,643 42,487 12,064 24,653 2,525 4,053 Closed Closed     650 961 30,382 74,220

(1) Includes bullhead
(2) Includes lake herring, chub and cisco.
(3) Alberta commercial freshwater fishery closed on August 1, 2014.

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