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Seafisheries

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PRELIMINARY

2010 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
Atlantic Cod 3,982 36 4,018 22 11 33 21 956 12,228 17,257
Haddock 22,243 0 22,244 0 0 0 0 0 157 22,401
Redfish spp. 10,347 71 10,418 0 2 2 0 292 2,584 13,297
Halibut (Atlantic) 1,536 42 1,578 7 75 82 32 276 537 2,505
Flatfishes 2,057 135 2,191 12 0 12 67 723 10,885 13,879
Greenland turbot 72 6 78 0 1 1 0 3,057 11,578 14,714
Pollock 4,915 0 4,915 117 0 117 0 0 338 5,370
Hake 10,052 7 10,059 59 0 60 0 9 515 10,642
Cusk 470 0 470 0 0 0 0 0 4 474
Catfish 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 8
Skate 73 0 73 0 0 0 0 6 352 431
Dogfish 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Other 2,519 1 2,520 0 13 13 0 22 484 3,041
Total 58,273 298 58,570 218 102 320 121 5,350 39,663 104,025
Pelagic & other finfish
Herring 47,377 7,534 54,912 27,532 21,630 49,163 15,611 4,165 26,032 149,883
Mackerel 554 114 668 0 1,260 1,260 1,903 1,709 33,196 38,737
Swordfish 1,346 0 1,346 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,346
Tuna 549 49 598 0 0 0 150 11 30 790
Alewife 617 103 720 27 1,839 1,866 179 0 0 2,765
Eel 7 20 27 9 94 103 70 27 52 280
Salmon (Atlantic) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Smelt 0 22 22 0 534 534 61 2 0 620
Silversides 0 188 188 0 0 0 501 0 0 689
Shark 129 0 129 0 0 0 0 1 4 135
Capelin 0 0 0 0 1,258 1,258 0 1,030 24,240 26,527
Other 30 0 30 12 0 12 0 44 70 156
Total 50,609 8,031 58,639 27,581 26,616 54,197 18,476 6,990 83,625 221,927
Shellfish
Clams / quahaug 712 39 751 260 473 732 921 1,508 22,845 26,758
Oyster (1) 2 17 19 0 225 225 1,691 0 0 1,934
Scallop (2) 55,687 98 55,785 1,885 285 2,170 360 851 1,140 60,306
Squid 18 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 100 117
Mussel (3) 0 0 0 0 33 33 0 16 0 50
Lobster 34,852 3,092 37,945 4,458 7,283 11,741 10,585 4,409 2,597 67,277
Shrimp 22,733 0 22,733 381 6,874 7,255 0 22,222 112,061 164,270
Crab, Queen 13,999 2,424 16,423 0 4,221 4,221 825 10,944 52,229 84,642
Crab, Other 488 600 1,088 204 1,871 2,075 2,093 1,960 255 7,471
Whelks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,530 5,530 7,060
Cockles 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 894 894
Sea cucumber 1,617 0 1,617 1,116 0 1,116 0 687 898 4,318
Sea urchin 410 0 410 941 0 941 0 615 52 2,018
Other 0 0 0 13 0 13 0 0 0 13
Total 130,517 6,271 136,788 9,258 21,265 30,523 16,475 44,743 198,601 427,130
Subtotal 239,398 14,600 253,998 37,056 47,983 85,040 35,073 57,083 321,889 753,082
Others
Marine plants 28,979 0 28,979 12,155 8 12,162 2,290 0 0 43,431
Lumpfish roe 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 146 149
Miscellaneous 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,580 2,580
Total 28,979 0 28,979 12,155 8 12,162 2,290 4 2,725 46,161
GRAND TOTAL (4) 268,377 14,600 282,977 49,211 47,991 97,202 37,363 57,087 324,614 799,243

(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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