Freshwater landings, 2017

Preliminary

Freshwater Fisheries - Catches and Landed Values by Species, By Province/Territory, 2017
Nominal catches (Q) in tonnes, live weight. Values (V) in thousand dollars
Species N.S N.B. Qc. On. Mb. Sk. Nunavut N.W.T Canada
Q V Q V Q V Q V Q V Q V Q V Q V Q V
Alewife     1,403 1,671                         1,403 1,671
Arctic Char                                 - -
Burbot         6 4 0 0                 7 4
Carp         95 85 10 7 696 550             802 642
Catfishtable note 1         183 138 37 32                 220 169
Eel     11 53 36 405                     47 458
Lake trout             163 212 10 8 13 9     76 34 262 263
Perchtable note 2             4,099 22,295  129  597  0   0         4,228 22,891
Pike         2 2 18 16 1,450 897 373 213     18 10 1,862 1,139
Rock bass             8 12                 8 12
Salmon                                 - -
Sauger         1 6     130 393 2 7         133 406
Shad     12 27 4 4 0 0                 17 31
Smelt         1 2 3,464 1,775                 3,465 1,777
Sturgeon         122 381                     122 381
Sucker (Mullet)         10 4 21 5 1,626 807 354 158         2,011 974
Sunfish         7 41 50 154                 58 194
Tomcod         1 1                     1 1
Tullibeetable note 3             164 282 226 605             390 886
White bass             1,157 2,711 21 10 0 0         1,178 2,721
Whitefish         0 0 906 3,303 3,311 6,315 586 832     465 755 5,268 11,205
Yellow Pickerel         4 20 2,704 18,418 3,981 16,093 672 3,076     36 142 7,396 37,748
Other fish - - - - 33 51 144 104 62 80 0 0     45 62 285 297
Total     1,426 1,751 509 1,142 12,945 49,326 11,641 26,354 2,001 4,297     640 1,001 29,161 83,872

Table Notes

Table note 1

Includes bullhead

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Table note 2

Includes yellow and white perch.

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Table note 3

Includes lake herring, chub and cisco.

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Source: Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Freshwater Landings. 2018

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