One Change, Two Wins: How Adding Lights to Trawl Nets Can Help Eulachon and B.C.’s Shrimp Fishery
Fishing with lights isn’t permitted in Canada, but trials indicate it is a good way to reduce eulachon bycatch in the shrimp fishery. Shrimp fishers who trialed LED lights reported that fishing with lights was an extremely effective way to reduce bycatch.
State of the Ocean in the Pacific North Coast Integrated Management Area (PNCIMA)
The report examines the current state of the marine area known as the Pacific North Coast Integrated Management Area, including biological and ecological diversity as well as commercial industries.