Canadian environmental sustainability indicators: En4-144/34-2016E-PDF
sustainable fish harvest.
"A biological fish stock is a group of fish of a single species that live in the same geographic area and mix enough to breed with each other when mature. A management stock may refer to a biological stock, or a multispecies complex that is managed as a single unit. The Sustainable Fish Harvest indicator compares harvest rates with established harvest limits. These limits are based on scientific information, providing a direct measure of whether we are managing the use of these resources within ecosystem limits. The Sustainable Fish Harvest indicator measures compliance with harvest limits as a measure of pressures on wild fish stocks"--Description, p. 8.
|Department/Agency||Environment and Climate Change Canada.|
|Title||Canadian environmental sustainability indicators|
|Subtitle||sustainable fish harvest.|
|Other Language Editions||[French]|
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|Note||Issued also in French under title: Indicateurs canadiens de durabilité de l'environnement : pratiques de pêches durables. "March 2017."|
|Number of Pages||15 p. :|
|Subject Terms||Fisheries, Fish, Environmental indicators|
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