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Seafisheries

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PRELIMINARY

2001 VOLUME OF ATLANTIC COAST COMMERCIAL LANDINGS,
BY REGION, (metric tonnes, live weight)
Species Nova Scotia New Brunswick PEI Total Quebec Total NFL Total Atlantic Total
Maritimes Gulf Total Maritimes Gulf Total
Groundfish
Cod 9,322 1,254 10,576 260 996 1,256 804 4,031 23,774 40,440
Haddock 15,391 3 15,394 28 0 29 0 1 188 15,611
Redfish spp. 10,899 6 10,905 0 1 1 0 806 8,114 19,826
Halibut 1,001 16 1,017 8 22 30 7 206 391 1,651
Flatfishes 5,688 1,056 6,744 18 79 97 522 836 16,878 25,078
Greenland turbot 900 12 912 0 8 8 0 892 12,026 13,837
Pollock 6,223 0 6,223 93 0 93 0 0 875 7,191
Hake 21,462 68 21,530 29 13 43 37 18 1,346 22,974
Cusk 1,499 0 1,499 0 0 0 0 0 3 1,503
Catfish 167 1 168 0 0 0 0 23 395 586
Skate 453 0 453 0 0 0 0 4 2,171 2,628
Dogfish 3,321 33 3,354 219 0 219 5 115 114 3,807
Other 1,620 2 1,622 4 62 66 0 16 1,146 2,849
Total 77,945 2,452 80,396 660 1,182 1,842 1,376 6,946 67,421 157,982
Pelagic & other finfish
Herring 75,303 8,569 83,872 39,231 34,665 73,896 19,511 6,018 17,248 200,545
Mackerel 3,117 962 4,079 26 2,347 2,374 5,883 3,212 8,926 24,473
Swordfish 899 0 899 0 0 0 0 0 180 1,079
Tuna 664 94 758 0 0 0 45 0 130 933
Alewife 818 218 1,036 1,653 2,517 4,170 30 0 0 5,236
Eel 70 4 74 64 92 157 61 95 37 423
Salmon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Smelt 7 8 15 0 220 220 118 220 9 582
Capelin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 115 19,661 19,776
Other 640 178 819 24 20 44 653 55 52 1,622
Total 81,517 10,033 91,551 40,999 39,861 80,859 26,301 9,715 46,242 254,668
Shellfish
Clams/quahaug 9,634 157 9,791 153 912 1,065 1,634 2,803 13,264 28,557
Oyster (1) 63 97 160 0 315 315 2,537 0 0 3,012
Scallop (2) 84,147 117 84,264 1,642 735 2,377 531 1,791 1,731 90,694
Squid 34 1 35 0 0 0 0 0 30 64
Mussel (3) 0 3 3 0 155 155 0 190 0 348
Lobster 26,191 3,215 29,406 2,676 5,594 8,270 8,727 3,603 2,117 52,123
Shrimp 29,663 0 29,663 2 7,055 7,057 0 12,740 75,871 125,330
Crab, Queen 10,435 5,326 15,762 0 7,194 7,194 1,482 14,152 56,716 95,306
Crab, Other 2,787 1,124 3,911 505 2,470 2,975 2,939 1,567 1,391 12,783
Sea urchin 492 0 492 1,460 0 1,460 0 24 839 2,814
Other 660 0 660 709 0 709 0 1,741 411 3,521
Total 164,106 10,040 174,146 7,147 24,430 31,577 17,851 38,610 152,368 414,552
Seafish/Shellfish 323,568 22,525 346,093 48,805 65,473 114,278 45,527 55,272 266,032 827,202
Others
Marine plants 20,288 0 20,288 9,680 0 9,680 5,273 0 0 35,241
Lumpfish roe 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 903 922
Miscellaneous 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,024 1,024
Total 20,288 0 20,288 9,680 0 9,680 5,273 20 1,927 37,187
GRAND TOTAL (4) 343,856 22,525 366,381 58,486 65,473 123,958 50,800 55,292 267,959 864,389

(1) Oyster: Atlantic includes wild and farmed data.
(2) Scallop includes meat with roe.
(3) PEI mussels are now classified under "aquaculture" because they are a farmed product.
(4) Totals may not add up due to rounding.
Source: Statistics, DFO-Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0E6

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