Scallop Fishing Area

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Click on an area in the map to view related latitude and longitude. All areas are listed in a text format at the bottom of this map.

  Area 24   Area 23   Area 22   Area 21C   Area 21B   Area 21A  Scallop Fishing Area. See details below
 
 

Scallop Fishing Areas – Map

Map showing the boundary lines of the scallop fishing areas in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. There are six scallop fishing areas and each area is assigned a name. The names of the scallop fishing areas are as follows: Area 21A, Area 21B, Area 21C, Area 22, Area 23, and Area 24. Each fishing area is delimited by specific geographical coordinates.

 

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Area 21A

Scallop Fishing - Area 21A. See details below

Scallop Fishing Area 21A - Map

Map showing the boundary lines of the scallop fishing area 21A in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. The scallop fishing area 21A includes the southern half of the Bay of Chaleur, from Dalhousie, New Brunswick to Anse-Bleue, New Brunswick.

Scallop Fishing Area 21A – Coordinates Table
Point   Latitude - North   Longitude - West
1. 48° 04′ 15″ 66° 22′ 08″
2. 48° 05′ 04″ 66° 21′ 30″
3. 48° 03′ 16″ 66° 19′ 21″
4. 48° 01′ 30″ 65° 50′ 00″
5. 47° 51′ 42″ 65° 29′ 10″
6. 47° 57′ 45″ 65° 03′ 30″
7. 47° 49′ 45″ 65° 03′ 30″

Table description:

Table showing the coordinates that represent the boundary lines of the scallop fishing area 21A in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Row one is the title. Column one represents the label given to each coordinate. Column two represents the latitude coordinate for each point. Column three represents the longitude coordinate for each point.

 
 

Area 21B

Scallop Fishing - Area 21B. See details below

Scallop Fishing Area 21B - Map

Map showing the boundary lines of the scallop fishing area 21B in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. The area circles the islands of Lamèque and Miscou, New Brunswick.

Scallop Fishing Area 21B – Coordinates Table
Point   Latitude - North   Longitude - West
1. 47° 49′ 45″ 65° 03′ 30″
2. 47° 57′ 45″ 65° 03′ 30″
3. 48° 12′ 15″ 64° 30′ 00″
4. 48° 12′ 15″ 64° 02′ 10″
5. 47° 39′ 00″ 64° 02′ 10″
6. 47° 44′ 00″ 64° 37′ 50″

Table description:

Table showing the coordinates that represent the boundary lines of the scallop fishing area 21B in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Row one is the title. Column one represents the label given to each coordinate. Column two represents the latitude coordinate for each point. Column three represents the longitude coordinate for each point.

 
 

Area 21C

Scallop Fishing - Area 21C. See details below

Scallop Fishing Area 21C - Map

Map showing the boundary lines of the scallop fishing area 21C in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. The area includes the entire eastern coast between Escuminac and Lamèque Island, New Brunswick. The first point originates near Chiasson Office, New Brunswick and a line extends to a second point 45 kilometers east into the Gulf of St. Lawrence. A second line is drawn between the second point and a third point approximately 55 kilometers to the south. A last line is drawn between the third point and a final point at 61 kilometers to the west, near Escuminac, New Brunswick.

Scallop Fishing Area 21C – Coordinates Table
Point   Latitude - North   Longitude - West
1. 47° 44′ 00″ 64° 37′ 50″
2. 47° 39′ 00″ 64° 02′ 10″
3. 47° 08′ 25″ 64° 02′ 10″
4 47° 00′ 48″ 64° 49′ 40″

Table description:

Table showing the coordinates that represent the boundary lines of the scallop fishing area 21C in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Row one is the title. Column one represents the label given to each coordinate. Column two represents the latitude coordinate for each point. Column three represents the longitude coordinate for each point.

 
 

Area 22

Scallop Fishing - Area 22. See details below

Scallop Fishing Area 22 - Map

Map showing the boundary lines of the scallop fishing area 22 in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. The area includes the northwestern part of Northumberland Strait between New Brunswick and Prince Edward.

Scallop Fishing Area 22 – Coordinates Table
Point   Latitude - North   Longitude - West
15. 47° 00′ 48″ 64° 49′ 40″
14. 47° 08′ 25″ 64° 02′ 10″
13. 47° 03′ 15″ 64° 00′ 00″
12. 46° 12′ 58″ 63° 29′ 26″
11. 46° 10′ 35″ 63° 28′ 03″
10. 45° 51′ 45″ 63° 42′ 42″

Table description:

Table showing the coordinates that represent the boundary lines of the scallop fishing area 22 in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Row one is the title. Column one represents the label given to each coordinate. Column two represents the latitude coordinate for each point. Column three represents the longitude coordinate for each point.

 
 

Area 23

Scallop Fishing - Area 23. See details below

Scallop Fishing Area 23 - Map

Map showing the boundary lines of the scallop fishing area 23 in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. The area includes the entire north coast of Prince Edward Island - the side that faces the Gulf of St. Lawrence. The first point originates near North Cape, Prince Edward Island. A straight line is drawn to a second point about 10 kilometers north. Another line is drawn between the second point and a third point approximately 250 kilometers to the east, near the northern tip of Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. A last line is drawn between the third point and a fourth and fifth point near East Point, Prince Edward Island.

Scallop Fishing Area 23 – Coordinates Table
Point   Latitude - North   Longitude - West
13. 47° 03′ 15″ 64° 00′ 00″
14. 47° 08′ 25″ 64° 02′ 10″
7. 47° 02′ 18″ 60° 45′ 00″
8. 46° 27′ 52″ 61° 51′ 06″
9. 46° 26′ 55″ 61° 58′ 25″

Table description:

Table showing the coordinates that represent the boundary lines of the scallop fishing area 23 in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Row one is the title. Column one represents the label given to each coordinate. Column two represents the latitude coordinate for each point. Column three represents the longitude coordinate for each point.

 
 

Area 24

Scallop Fishing - Area 24. See details below

Scallop Fishing Area 24 - Map

Map showing the boundary lines of the scallop fishing area 24 in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. The area includes the southeastern part of Northumberland Strait between Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island and the western half between Prince Edward Island and Cape Breton, Nova Scotia.

Scallop Fishing Area 24 – Coordinates Table
Point   Latitude - North   Longitude - West
10. 45° 51′ 45″ 63° 42′ 42″
11. 46° 10′ 35″ 63° 28′ 03″
12. 46° 12′ 58″ 63° 29′ 26″
9. 46° 26′ 55″ 61° 58′ 25″
8. 46° 27′ 52″ 61° 51′ 06″
7. 47° 02′ 18″ 60° 45′ 00″
6. 46° 58′ 42″ 60° 40′ 00″
4. 45° 38′ 30″ 61° 24′ 15″
5. 45° 38′ 10″ 61° 25′ 45″

 

Table description:

Table showing the coordinates that represent the boundary lines of the scallop fishing area 24 in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Row one is the title. Column one represents the label given to each coordinate. Column two represents the latitude coordinate for each point. Column three represents the longitude coordinate for each point.