Catch reporting is strictly enforced. Mandatory use of biodegradable escape panels reduces bycatch and “ghost fishing” impacts from lost traps.
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Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP). American lobster Gulf of St. Lawrence South. FishSource profile. In: FishSource [online]. Updated 22 January 2021. Accessed [26 January 2022]. https://www.fishsource.org/fishery_page/6808