Tag Archives: TAC

Arctic Surf Clams

Managing fisheries based on robust scientific evidence is a priority for the government, and the long-term sustainability of the arctic surf clam fishery is the government’s primary concern.

Arctic surf clams are long lived and …

Minister Tootoo Sets Arctic Surf Clam Total Allowable Catch

A review of science and further consultations will occur before a spatial management system and new entrants are considered

December 18, 2015 – Ottawa, Ontario

The Honourable Hunter Tootoo, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the …

Questions and Answers on Total Allowable Catches (TACs) increase for 2016: Quota Top-ups

1) Why will the European Commission raise quotas for fisheries in 2016?

As of 2016, fish that otherwise would have been discarded will now be landed. To recognise the extra effort of the industry to …

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