Prawn Fishery - Pacific Region

Summer is breedign season! Watch for 2-year-old male prawns this season.  They are breeding before becoming
egg-bearing females next year!  Respect our catch limit and seasonal closures.
Photo: a prawn

Prawn

Species Information

Integrated Fisheries Management Plans 

Overview of the Fishery

Contacts

250-756-7233

Lead Resource Manager, Prawn and shrimp by trap

250-756-7368

Science
PBS Marine Ecosystems and Aquaculture Division

250-756-7306

Logbook Program, Shellfish Data Co-ordinator

For other prawn and shrimp by trap fishery departmental contacts, please consult the Shellfish Contacts page.