Atlantic Groundfish Council Recommends Rollover of TAC for South Coast Cod
During the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada’s annual Groundfish Advisory Council meeting on Wednesday, the recommendation was made to rollover the total allowable catch (TAC) for the 3Ps cod fishery. For 2020-2021 the TAC rollover amount is 2,691 mt.
“This recommendation is consistent with the Atlantic Groundfish Council’s long-standing commitment to responsible decisions that respect science advice and help enable a sustainable fishery for generations to come,” Executive Director Kris Vascotto said in a statement. “In fact, all industry representatives...
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