Status of Major Fish Stocks Data

 

Status of major fish stocks, Canada, 2011 to 2012
YearCritical zone
(number of stocks)
Cautious zone
(number of stocks)
Healthy zone
(number of stocks)
Status unknown
(number of stocks)
201117317235
201215377528

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Status of major fish stocks, by stock group, Canada, 2012
Stock groupSpecies includedCritical zone
(number of stocks)
Cautious zone
(number of stocks)
Healthy zone
(number of stocks)
Status unknown
(number of stocks)
Marine mammalsWhales, walrus0272
GroundfishHake, plaice, cod, haddock, halibut, flounder, pollock, redfish, skate, sablefish, lingcod, rockfish, perch, thornyhead, dogfish1311148
Small pelagicsHerring, walleye, mackerel, whitefish, capelin, sardine, striped bass, gaspereau, eulachon1894
Large pelagicsTuna, swordfish, shark1120
SalmonidsSalmon, trout, char0773
CrustaceansCrab, lobster, shrimp, prawn, krill05264
MolluscsScallop, clam, geoduck, whelk0376
OthersSea cucumber, sea urchin, eels0031
Total 15377528

Note: Dogfish were previously classified as a large pelagic species, but have been included with groundfish to maintain consistency with the Integrated Fish Management Plans.

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