Consultation on Foxe Basin walrus harvest levels

Current status: Closed

Harvesting consultations are undertaken on a regular basis and will be open again in the future.

This consultation asked for feedback on science advice and potential harvest levels for Foxe Basin walrus.


We invited interested parties to learn about walrus management options and share their views on sustainable harvest level recommendations.


This consultation asked for comments from:


The purpose of this consultation was to ask for comments on harvesting of Foxe Basin walrus.

When and where

In-person meetings took place in Igloolik and Hall Beach in September 2017.


Staff were available to provide information, answer questions and listen to feedback. Relevant background material was presented.

Related information

A consultation summary will be posted here when it’s available.

Contact us

Paula Smith
Regional Senior Fisheries Management Officer
Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Phone: 204-984-6441
Fax: 204-983-0373