Southwest Nova Scotia generally produces high quality lobster. During the 2003/2004 season, variations in lobster quality (soft-shells and low yield) created an economic challenge. Understanding the factors that control the varia tion of lobster quality is vital to the sustainability and health of the lobster industry. In order to understand the variation in lobster quality, continuous and annual sampling is required.


Latest Data Sample: November 17, 2015
Location: Yarmouth Inside
November 2015 - Pre-season
Quality Prediction
Moult Recovery in Lobster – Evaluation of Temperature Effects & Use of Non-Lethal Biological Indicators: Results of a Pilot Study Final Report 26 Mar 2014
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