Department of Fisheries & Aquaculture


Welcome to new Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture website.

The site is intended to answer questions quickly and be more user-friendly. Our home page now offers a more extensive menu, extra helpful descriptions, and new key links.


Latest News

Cold Temperatures Causing Problems on Fish Farms
Three Nova Scotia aquaculture sites are dealing with fish mortalities from extreme cold water temperatures. - 2015/03/03 - 14:00 (full text)
Weather Postpones Lobster Industry Meeting in Advocate
Due to expected bad weather the lobster industry consultation meeting for Friday, Feb. 6, in Advocate, Cumberland Co., is postponed. - 2015/02/05 - 13:43 (full text)
Winter Sportfishing Weekend Feb. 14-16
Nova Scotians are encouraged to gear up and get out to one of the province's waterways for a free fishing weekend. - 2015/02/04 - 09:50 (full text)

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