Nova Scotia Fish Landings and Value
Entry ID: Canada_NS_FishLandingsValue

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Summary
Abstract: The Nova Scotia Fish Landings and Value Spreadsheet is an
annual statistical account of fish landings and value by district and
county for Nova Scotia.

Information in the Spreadsheet covers fish landings data from 1970 to
present. Since 1993 Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture and
Fisheries has obtained this information from Federal Fisheries and
Oceans.

> From the Spreadsheet, Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture and

Fisheries produces landing reports that are available in hard copy
(paper) and digital (Microsoft Excel) formats.

Fields include: Quantity of fish landed (in metric tonnes); Species;
and Monetary Value.The purpose of the Nova Scotia Fish Landings and
Value Spreadsheet is to provide clients (i.e. fishermen or industry)
with accurate statistical accounts of fish landings and value. This
information is also used to determine where the market is, and to
provide answers to incoming inquiries. Spatial Data Organization
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Geographic Coverage
 N: 47.0 S: 43.0  E: -59.9  W: -66.3

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, Industry Development and Business Services Branch, Marketing Services Division
Dataset Title: Nova Scotia Fish Landings and Value
Dataset Release Place: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Dataset Publisher: Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, Industry Development and Business Services Branch, Marketing Services Division
Online Resource: http://www.gov.ns.ca/fish/marketing/statistics/landings/index.shtml


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-01-01


Location Keywords
OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN
OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > BAY OF FUNDY
OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > ATLANTIC
PROVINCES

CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > NOVA SCOTIA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > MID-LATITUDE
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > NORTHERN HEMISPHERE
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > WESTERN HEMISPHERE


Science Keywords
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >ECONOMIC RESOURCES    [Definition]
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION >ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES >FISH    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
BIOTA
ECONOMY
OCEANS


Access Constraints
Access to digital data prior to 1996 is not available through Nova Scotia
Department of Agriculture and Fisheries. However, Federal Fisheries and Oceans
is able to provide data from 1972 onward.


Use Constraints
Information available on the website is copyright of the Province of Nova
Scotia, Department of Agriculture and Fisheries. Information may be used solely
for personal, non-commercial, and informational purposes. Although every effort
has been made to ensure accuracy, currency and reliability of content, the Nova
Scotia Department of Agriculture and Fisheries accepts no responsibility for
any errors or omissions, whether caused by data entry, programming error,
computer malfunction or any other possible circumstance that may result in
misinformation or malfunction.


Keywords
GCMD
ECONOMICS
FISH LANDINGS
FISHERIES
OCEANOGRAPHY
STATISTICS


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Data Center
Marketing Services Division, Industry Development and Business Services Branch, Fisheries Services, Nova Scotia, Canada    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.gov.ns.ca/agri/marketing/

Data Center Personnel
Name: ALEXA VODICKA
Phone: +01-902-424-0333
Fax: +01-902-424-4671
Email: vodickac at gov.ns.ca
Contact Address:
Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture and Fisheries,
Industry Development and Business Services Branch,
Marketing Services Division
5151 George Street, PO Box 2223
B3J 3C4
City: Halifax
Province or State: Nova Scotia
Country: CANADA



Distribution
Fees: Gratuit-Free


Personnel
ALEXA VODICKA
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +01-902-424-0333
Fax: +01-902-424-4671
Email: vodickac at gov.ns.ca
Contact Address:
Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture and Fisheries,
Industry Development and Business Services Branch,
Marketing Services Division
5151 George Street, PO Box 2223
B3J 3C4
City: Halifax
Province or State: Nova Scotia
Country: CANADA


ALEXA VODICKA
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +01-902-424-0333
Fax: +01-902-424-4671
Email: vodickac at gov.ns.ca
Contact Address:
Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture and Fisheries,
Industry Development and Business Services Branch,
Marketing Services Division
5151 George Street, PO Box 2223
B3J 3C4
City: Halifax
Province or State: Nova Scotia
Country: CANADA



Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-07-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-08-23
Future DIF Review Date: 2004-10-11

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