Last updated on 21 June 2016
Northern shortfin squid
Currently, there are no recent genetic studies regarding the Northern shortfin squid population structure in the Northwest Atlantic.
Within FishSource, the term "fishery" is used to indicate each unique combination of a flag country with a fishing gear, operating within a particular management unit, upon a resource. That resource may have a known biological stock structure and/or may be assessed at another level for practical or jurisdictional reasons. A fishery is the finest scale of resolution captured in FishSource profiles, as it is generally the scale at which sustainability can most fairly and practically be evaluated.
|ASSESSMENT UNIT||MANAGEMENT UNIT||FLAG COUNTRY||FISHING GEAR|
|NW Atlantic northern stock||Canada, NAFO Sub Areas 3,4||Canada||Miscellaneous|
HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSE RISK
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