D&D PACIFIC FISHERIES - DAILY FISHERY SYNOPSIS
    Updated: August  12 , 2022   11:46 AM
2022-2023 RSU SEASON 
RSU NORTH COAST FISHERY Status  Comments (no activity unless posted) Click here for Red Sea Urchin Area RQ's
North Coast Fishing protocol - (click here to view fishing protocol)
RU01a Lepas Bay CLOSED  
RU1b Frederick Island CLOSED  
RU2a Langara Island CLOSED  
RU02b Virago Sound CLOSED  
RU03b Kunga Island CLOSED  
RU04b Section Cove CLOSED  
RU04c Murchison-Gogit CLOSED KELP RESTORATION PROJECT
RU05a Skincuttle Inlet CLOSED  
RU05b Carpenter Bay CLOSED  
RU06 Lower 2E CLOSED  
RU07 Lower 2W CLOSED  
RU8a Flamingo CLOSED  
RU08b Englefield CLOSED  
RU09  Van Inlet CLOSED  
RU10 Rennel Sound CLOSED  
RU11 Hippa Island CLOSED  
RU12 Port Louis CLOSED  
RU13a Dundas Island North CLOSED  
RU13b Dundas Island South  CLOSED  
RU13c Melville Island  CLOSED  
RU13d Nares Island  CLOSED  
RU14 Tree Nob CLOSED  
RU15 Outside Stephens Island -BOUNDARY CHANGE SEE APP. 10 CHP - NEW QMA CHART ON D&D WEB CLOSED  
RU16 Inside Stephens Is. -  CLOSED  
RU17 Kelp Pass -  CLOSED  
RU18a Edeye Pass  -BOUNDARY CHANGE SEE APP. 10 CHP - NEW QMA CHART ON D&D WEB CLOSED  
RU18b Oval Bay - BOUNDARY CHANGE SEE APP. 10 CHP - NEW QMA CHART ON D&D WEB CLOSED  
RU19 Porcher Inlet CLOSED  
RU20a Cape George CLOSED  
RU20b Freeman Pass. - CLOSED  
RU21 Willis Bay CLOSED  
RU22a Hankin Rock CLOSED  
RU22b Beaver Pass. CLOSED  
RU23 Upper Principe Ch. CLOSED  
RU24a Mid Principe Channel CLOSED  
RU24b Lower Principe Channel.  CLOSED  
RU25 Petrel Channel CLOSED  
RU26 Larsen Hbr CLOSED  
RU27a Upper Banks Island CLOSED  
RU27b Mid Banks Island CLOSED  
RU28 Bonilla Is. CLOSED  
RU29 Kingkown Inlet CLOSED  
RU30 Lower Banks Island CLOSED  
RU31a/31b Moore Islands/Harvey Islands  CLOSED  
RU32 Calamity Bay CLOSED  
RU33 Otter Pass -  CLOSED  
RU34a Langley Pass. CLOSED  
RU34b Develin Bay CLOSED  
RU35 Oswald Bay CLOSED  
RU36a Estevan Group East CLOSED  
RU36b Estevan Group South CLOSED  
RU37 Rennison -  CLOSED  
RU38a Campania Island West CLOSED  
RU38c Surf Inlet CLOSED  
RU38d Gil Island West CLOSED BOUNDARY CHANGE SEE APP. 10 CHP - NEW QMA CHART ON D&D WEB
RU38e McKay Reach CLOSED  
RU38f Whale Channel CLOSED  
RU39 Upper West Aristazabal CLOSED  
RU40 Woodcock Islands CLOSED  
RU41 Normansell Islands CLOSED Quota combined with RU40
RU42 Lower W. Aristazabal Island CLOSED  
RU43 Upper Laredo Ch. CLOSED  
RU44 Lower Laredo Ch. CLOSED  
RU45 Laredo Inlet CLOSED  
RU46a Laredo Sound CLOSED  
RU46b Prior Pass CLOSED  
RU47b Day Point CLOSED  
RU48 Milbanke Sound CLOSED  
RU49 Finlayson Channel CLOSED  
RU50 Mathieson Channel CLOSED  
RU51 Seaforth Channel CLOSED  
RU52 Tribal Group CLOSED  
RU53 Spider/ Kildidt CLOSED  
RU54 McNaughton Group CLOSED  
RU55 Hakai Pass CLOSED  
RU56a Nalau Pass CLOSED  
RU56b Fitz Hugh Sound CLOSED  
RU57A Rivers Inlet CLOSED  
RU57b West Calvert Island CLOSED  
RU57c Grief Bay CLOSED  
RU58 Smiths Inlet CLOSED  
RSU SOUTH COAST FISHERY Status  Comments (no activity unless posted) Click here for Red Sea Urchin Area RQ's
11 Allison Harbour- Northern Vancouver Island Special Managment Area CLOSED  
12B Christie-Browning Pass- Northern Vancouver Island Special Managment Area CLOSED  
12C Port Hardy - Northern Vancouver Island Special Managment Area CLOSED  
12E Blackfish Sound CLOSED  
12F Deserters Group  - Northern Vancouver Island Special Managent Area CLOSED  
12G Wells Pass - Northern Vancouver Island Special Managent Area CLOSED  
12H Northern Johnstone Strait CLOSED  
12K Port McNeill -  PUHA - DECEMBER 10TH OPENING CLOSED  
12L Stephenson Islets  CLOSED  
13A Kelsey Bay Proper  CLOSED  
13B Campbell River South OPEN  
13C Campbell River North OPEN  
13D Campbell River East OPEN  
13E Cordero Channel CLOSED  
13F Kelsey Bay East CLOSED  
13G Stuart Island SUBAREAS 15-2 to 15-4 ADDED OPEN  
13J Discovery Pass  OPEN  
14A Comox OPEN CLEAN-UP FRIDAY
14B Cape Lazo OPEN CLEAN-UP FRIDAY
17 Nanaimo - Portion set aside for Live Market Program OPEN  
18A Sidney CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
18B Mayne/Saturna Is. OPEN ACTIVE
19 Victoria CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
20 Sooke CLOSING QUOTA ACHIEVED
23D Area 23 &123- 23ABC COMBINED CLOSED  
 
GSU FISHERY 2021-22 - OPENS SEPT 01 2021 Status  Comments (no activity unless posted) Click here for Green Sea Urchin Area RQ's
11 All subareas in QMA 11 - EXPLORATORY - LANDINGS WILL COME OFF 12A or 12B CLOSED  
12A WEST - NEW - 12-1 to 12-21, 12-24, 12-26, 12-39 - except any closures - REDUCED QUOTA FOR EXPLORATORY QMA 14(10k) CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
12B EAST - NEW - 12-22, 12-23, 12-27 to 12-38, 12-40 to 12-48 except any closures CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
13A CAPE MUDGE - 13-1,13-14 and 13-15 CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
13B SOUTHERN JOHNSTONE STRAIT - aka Kelsey Bay subareas 13-27 to 13-35 - REDUCED QUOTA FOR EXPLORATORY QMA 14(7k) & 16(2k) CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
13C CORDERO CHANNEL - subareas 13-23 to 13-26 & 13-36 to 13-43 CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
13D SONORA / DISCOVERY PASS NORTH - - 13-07 to 13-13 & 13-16 to 13-22 CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
13E WILLOW POINT -   13-02 CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
13F DISCOVERY PASS SOUTH - 13-03, 13-04, 13-05 & 13-06 - NO FISHING IN FRONT OF VILLAGE CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
14 - All subareas in QMA 14 - EXPLORATORY - ANY LANDINGS WILL COME OFF ANOTHER QMA (13B) CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
16 - SUNSHINE COAST - 14-03, 15-01 to 15-05, 16-01 to 16-04, 16-09 to 16-12, 16-16 to 16-22, QMA 28 All subareas except any closures - EXPLORATORY - ANY LANDINGS WILL COME OFF ANOTHER QMA (13B) CLOSED  
18 SIDNEY - all subareas plus 19-6 and that portion of 19-5 north of a line running due east from Cormorant Point CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
19A EAST - NEW - All subareas except 19-3, 19-6 & that portion of 19-5 south of a line running east from Cormorant Point OPEN CLEAN-UP ONLY
19B WEST - NEW - 19-03 OPEN CLEAN-UP ONLY
20A SOOKE EAST- Portion of 20-05 EAST of Otter Pt. - 20-06 & 20-07 CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
20B SOOKE WEST- 20-01 to 20-04, & Portion of 20-05 WEST of Otter Pt.  OPEN CLEAN-UP ONLY
 
SEA CUCUMBER FISHERY 2021-22  - CLOSED Status  Comments:  (no activity unless posted) Click here for Sea Cucumber Area RQ's
NORTH COAST
4C NORTH PORCHER CLOSED  
5A WEST BANKS CLOSED  
5D SOUTH PORCHER CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
5I GRENVILLE SOUTH CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
6E PRINCESS ROYAL CHANNEL - KLEMTU PLANT CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
6G KITIMAT ARM CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
6H DOUGLAS CHANNEL CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
6 I GRIBBELL ISLAND CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
6J (NEW) SURF INLET CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
6K  (NEW) LAREDO CHANNEL CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
CENTRAL COAST
7F DENNY ISLAND CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
7N FINLAYSON NORTH CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
7O FINLAYSON SOUTH CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
7P (NEW) MILBANKE SOUND CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
8B CALVERT ISLAND CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
10A SMITH INLET CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
9C NORTH RIVERS INLET CLOSED  
10A SMITH INLET CLOSED  
EAST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND 
11A BELIZE INLET CLOSED WATER VISIBILITY POOR - MOVING RQ TO FALL-BACK QMAs
11B SEYMOUR INLET CLOSED WATER VISIBILITY POOR - MOVING RQ TO FALL-BACK QMAs
11E ALLISON HARBOUR CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
12K PORT HARVEY CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
12M (NEW) PORT HARDY CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
12N (NEW) GOLETAS CHANNEL CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
12O (NEW) WALKER / DESERTERS CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
13B NORTH AREA 13 CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
13C EAST THURLOW ISLAND CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
15A WEST REDONDA CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
15B EAST REDONDA CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
15C SOUTH DESOLATION CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
16A SECHELT INLET CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
16B JERVIS INLET - FALLBACK QUOTA CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
16C TEXADA ISLAND CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
16D LASQUETI ISLAND CLOSED  
WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
24A - NORTH CLAYOQUOT CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
24B - SOUTH CLAYOQUOT CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
25A (NEW) NOOTKA / TAHSIS CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
25B (NEW) MUCHALAT / TLUPANA CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
26A (NEW) KYUQUOT CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
 
EUPHAUSIID FISHERY 2022 - CLOSED Status  Comments (no activity unless posted) Click here for Krill Area RQ's
16B STRAIT OF GEORGIA (15-1, 15-2, 15-3, 16-18 & ptn 16-11) CLOSED  
12A KNIGHT INLET (12-28 to 12-34) CLOSED  
13A BUTE INLET (13-18 to 13-22) CLOSED  
15A HOMFRAY/LEWIS/PRYCE CH. (15-5) CLOSED  
15B TOBA INLET (15-6) CLOSED  
16A JERVIS INLET (16-11 to 16-15) CLOSED  
 
PACIFIC OYSTER FISHERY  2022-23 - CLOSING JUNE 30 2022 REMAINING QUOTAS
2022-2023 PACIFIC OYSTER QUOTA BY MANAGEMENT AREA - EVCI          
QUOTA AREA - BEACH LOCATION QUOTA NUMBER STAT & SUB AREA STATUS COMMENTS
SOUTH OF COMOX HARBOUR 1411 14 - 11 CLOSED    
BIRD COVE 5031 13 - 17 CLOSED  
BLIND BAY 5032 16 - 16 CLOSED  
DAVIE BAY 5036 16 - 21 CLOSED  
EAST HERNANDO 5037 15 - 3 CLOSED  
HERNANDO REEF 5042 15 - 3 CLOSED  
KILLAM BAY 5054 16 - 13 CLOSED  
LLOYD POINT 5047 15 - 5 CLOSED  
MOUAT BAY 5052 16 - 21 CLOSED  
SEAFORD 5058 15 - 5 CLOSED  
SMELT BAY 5061 13 - 15 CLOSED QUOTA ACHIEVED
ST. VINCENT BAY (A&B) 5062 16 - 12 CLOSED  
STAG AND DOG BAYS 5063 15 - 3 CLOSED  
WEST HERNANDO 5071 15 - 3 CLOSED  
SHARK SPIT 5122 13 - 15 CLOSED  
TENEDOS BAY 6001 15 - 5 CLOSED  
SAVARY IS. (A&B) 6005 15 - 2 CLOSED  
SECHELT INLET (A&B) 7000 16 - 6 CLOSED  
ATREVIDA REEF 7001 15 - 2 CLOSED  
STORM BAY 7002 16 - 8 CLOSED  
*Note:Tenedos Bay (Seasonal water quality closures in place due to summer boating traffic)
   
2022-2023 PACIFIC OYSTER QUOTA BY MANAGEMENT AREA - WVCI          
QUOTA AREA - BEACH LOCATION QUOTA NUMBER STAT-SUB AREA STATUS COMMENTS
HISNIT (A&B) 5043 25 - 4 CLOSED  
TOQUAHT (A,B&C) 5068 23 - 10 CLOSED  
MOOYAH BAY 5118 25 - 3 CLOSED  
PIPESTEM INLET (A,B&C) 6007 23 - 10 CLOSED  
TLAPANA INLET 7003 25 - 5 CLOSED  
 
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SARDINE FISHERY  2021-2022 - CLOSED  Status QUOTA - TAC Landings (kg.) Last Comments                                                              (no fishing activity unless otherwise posted)
Fished
Areas 1 to 13, 20, 23 to 27, 101 to 110, 121, 123 to 127, 130 and 142 CLOSED 0 0.00