Prawn Fishery - Pacific Region

SUMMER IS BREEDING SEASON! Watch for 2-year-old male prawns this season. They are breeding before becoming egg-bearing females next year! RESPECT YOUR CATCH LIMIT & 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.