About Lobster PEI

About Lobster PEI

In Prince Edward Island, lobster fishing isn’t just a job – it’s a way of life. We take great pride in our products, and how we work together to manage a sustainable fishery that produces the best lobster in the world. Lobster PEI, or our formal name “The Lobster Fishers of PEI Marketing Board”, is made up of a group of lobster fishers working together to promote and market PEI lobster.

Our Board

  • Charlie McGeoghegan – Central Northumberland Strait Fisherman’s Association (Board Chair)
  • Malcolm Ferguson – Central Northumberland Strait Fisherman’s Association (Treasurer)
  • Lee Knox – Prince County Fishermen’s Association
  • Terry Arsenault– Prince County Fishermen’s Association
  • Bradley Condon – Southern Kings and Queens Fishermen’s Association
  • Bethany McCarthy – Southern Kings and Queens Fishermen’s Association (Secretary)
  • Ken LeClair – Western Gulf Fishermen’s Association (Vice-Chair)
  • Ronnie MacRae – Western Gulf Fishermen’s Association
  • Catlin Blaisdell – Eastern Kings Fishermen’s Association
  • Ryan Peters – North Shore Fishermen’s Association

Do You Know Lobster?

Lobsters are handled one at a time.

True – Lobsters are handled one at a time.

In PEI, fishers haul traps one at a time, and handle and measure each lobster individually ensuring the ocean floor and the lobsters are carefully protected.