Newfoundland and Labrador’s northern cod fishery: XC51-1/1-421-10E-PDF
charting a new sustainable future /
"More than two decades after the 1992 commercial offshore fishery moratorium, the decimated northern cod stock is showing signs of a slow rebuilding. In order to better understand the current population state and trends of the stock and to ensure asustainable future fishery, on 25 February 2016, the House of Commons Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans (“the Committee”) adopted a motion to undertake a study of Newfoundland and Labrador’s “northern cod stock and its relevance toassociated species. This study would evaluate the replenishment of the stock and what other species are affected by it in the region. The study would also look at sustainable harvesting technologies for the future of the cod fishery"--Introduction, p. 1.
|Department/Agency||House of Commons. Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans.|
|Title||Newfoundland and Labrador’s northern cod fishery|
|Subtitle||charting a new sustainable future /|
|Series Title||Report of the Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans ;|
|Publication Type||Series - View Master Record|
|Other Language Editions||[French]|
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|Note||Original published on: 2017/03/20; published on: 2017/03/22. Issued also in French under title: La pêche à la morue du nord à Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador : mettre le cap sur un nouvel avenir durable. "March 2017."|
|Number of Pages||viii, 31 p. :|
|Subject Terms||Fisheries management, Legislation|
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