Fisheries Infosite

Freshwater eels (ANG)
Maori name
Scientific name
Anguilla dieffenbachii, A. australis, A. reinhardtii

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 
for the 12 month period to 30/09/2015

On 1 October 2016, South Island Eel Stocks (ANG) were separated and are managed as individual LFE and SFE stocks. The stock split for ANG13 comes into effect on 1 February 2017 as this QMA has a February to January fishing year.

Commercial use
Reported catch MHR (kg) 237,158
Commercial allowance TACC (kg) 420,150
Export volume (kg) 0
Estimated domestic consumption (kg) Unknown

Customary use
Customary allowance (kg) 31,260
Customary take (kg) Unknown

Recreational use
Recreational allowance (kg) 3,130
Recreational take (kg) Unknown

Other sources of mortality
Other mortality allowance (kg) 0 
Illegal take (kg) Unknown 
Commercial Catch vs. Allowance* - Trend
Reported catch by month* - Trend
*All amounts are shown in thousands of kgs.