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Aquaculture Activities Regulations (SOR/2015-177).

Country
Canada
Document type
Regulation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Fisheries
Keyword
Marine fisheries Aquaculture Mariculture Marine fishes Fish disease Data collection/reporting Enforcement/compliance Animal feed/feedstuffs
Geographical area
Americas, North America
Abstract

The present Regulations are made under the Fisheries Act. In particular, the Regulations – developed by Fisheries and Oceans Canada - are intended to clarify conditions under which aquaculture operators may treat their fish and deposit organic matter, while ensuring the protection of fish and fish habitat and sector sustainability. The Regulations are designed to align with policies and regulatory regimes that already exist in provincial and other federal jurisdictions through codification of th

Full text
English/French
Website
www.canada.justice.gc.ca

References - Legislation

Implements

Fisheries Act (R.S.C. 1985, c. F-14).

Legislation | Canada | 2016 (1985)

Keyword: Marine pollution, Basic legislation, Marine fisheries, Aquaculture, Mariculture, Marine fishes, Fishery management and conservation, Fishing gear/fishing method, Crustaceans, Navigation, Aquatic plants, Inland fisheries, Molluscs, Institution, Equipment, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Waterworks, Fishing authorization, Fishing charge, Fishing vessel, Marking/identification

Source: FAO, FAOLEX