Overview

We are gathering input on proposed changes to improve conservation and management of fish populations and sportfishing opportunities in Alberta.

Your feedback will inform ongoing work and help develop the 2021 Alberta Sportfishing Regulations. Topics of discussion to support this work include:

  • options to enhance the special harvest licence system
  • management objectives and fishing regulation options for a number of waterbodies across Alberta
  • fisheries management cycle and fisheries programs currently underway
  • science, monitoring and reporting of the state of Alberta’s fisheries

Timeline

  • Open

    January 15 to February 8, 2021

  • Results under review

  • Completed

Who is listening

Ministry of Environment and Parks

Get involved

Get informed

Read the resources or watch the videos to learn more about fisheries regulations and management before providing your feedback online.

Participate online

From January 15 to February 8, the following opportunities are available on the online engagement tool:

  • Ask an expert a question
  • View the interactive waterbody map
  • Take the survey to provide your feedback

Take part online

Attend a webinar

Join fisheries management staff for an opportunity to ask questions and learn more about the proposed changes to sportfishing regulations.

To participate, register for each webinar you wish to attend by clicking the links below. After registering you will receive a confirmation email that outlines how to participate.

Resources

A series of documents, videos and maps are available to help you learn more about sportfishing in Alberta.

Outcomes

We regularly review fishing policy and regulations, your feedback will help us develop fishing regulations for the next year.

Last updated: January 22, 2021