Marine finfish aquaculture licence under the Fisheries Act - Appendix III: Diseases of regional, national or international concern

This webpage is intended for informational purposes only.

The diseases and pathogens listed below are considered either exotic to British Columbia (BC) or, such as IHN that is known to exist in BC, have the potential to emerge from the ecosystem in the Pacific region. These diseases can severely impact fisheries and affect regional and national trade so they warrant urgent notification and immediate attention.