Marine finfish aquaculture licence under the Fisheries Act - Appendix V-A: Urgent notification (& follow-up reports) of mortality events

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All sections of this appendix must be completed unless otherwise directed in appliable licence conditions or by the Department

Discovery Date Of Event mm/dd/yyyy        
Fish Health Zone (see Appendix I-A(iii))        
Facility Reference #        
Company Name        
Facility Name        
Fish Type Cultured
Fish Production Category        
Suspected No. Of Fish Dead or Affected        
Suspected Proportion Affected (%)        
Suspected Carcass Biomass (kg)        
Event Type        
Probable Cause Or Diagnosis        
Action Taken        
Information Relevant To Event (i.e.species of algae, environmentals, contributing factors, other context)        

Pick lists

Fish Type

  • Atlantic
  • Chinook
  • Coho
  • Sablefish
  • Other-explain

Fish Category

  • Production
  • Smolts
  • Brood
  • Sablefish
  • Other-explain

Event Type

  • Mortality Event
  • Disease of App.III
  • Infectious outbreak
  • Non-inf. Outbreak
  • Cull event
  • 10-day follow report
  • Summary report
  • Other-explain

Probable Cause

  • Low D.O
  • Algae bloom
  • Poor smolt
  • Excess crowding
  • Handling
  • Transport
  • Bathing
  • Bacterial
  • Viral
  • Predation
  • As yet unknown
  • Other-explain

Action taken

  • None required
  • Resolved
  • Ongoing correction
  • Ongoing monitoring
  • Harvest
  • Treatment
  • Carcass removal
  • Cull
  • Other-explain