Plankton net


Plankton net
Les Industries Filmar (2005) Inc.
Hand made frame and net

Sampling lobster larvae and other associated planktonic species.

2 x plankton nets 20 feet x 2 m, 1400 microns Nitex

2 x Collecting buckets (cod ends)


Research Facility

Ocean based monitoring platforms
Cape Breton Fish Harvesters Association
Cape Breton
Nova Scotia (NS)

The Cape Breton Fish Harvesters Association conducts regular sampling from lobster fishing boats from mid-May to mid-July. Some sampling for lobster larvae and out of season lobster sampling conducted mid-July to December.

CBFHA was contracted by Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) to monitor the St. Anns Bank Proposed Marine Protected Area. Sampling includes ocean bottom photography and sampling aboard various fisheries within and around the proposed MPA.

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  • Marine/Ocean Sciences
  • Agriculture, Animal Science and Food
  • Fisheries and Aquaculture


Veronika Brzeski Primary Contact
Executive Director

Date submitted: Fri, Feb 10, 2017 1:34 PM
Date updated: Fri, Feb 10, 2017 1:34 PM

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