FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

nf.16.050

2016-026

4/25/2016

CORRECTION to opening date for LFA 9B St. Mary's Bay (Cape Pine to Cape St. Mary’s).


DFO wishes to advise lobster harvesters in LFA 9B St. Mary's Bay (Cape Pine to Cape St. Mary’s) that the fishery will open at 06:00 hours on May 12, 2016 and close on July 6, 2016. Fish harvesters are reminded that they are not permitted to retrieve their gear or possess lobsters during the initial 48 hour gear-setting period after the announced opening date.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Order 2016-024 has been revoked and Variation Order 2016-026 comes into effect on April 26, 2016.

 

“Notices to Fish Harvesters” for all commercial fisheries are now available online under the Fishery Notices link on the DFO NL Region webpage at http://www.nfl.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/e0004341

 

If you would like to have all “Notices to Fish Harvesters” for commercial fisheries sent directly to you by email please contact: amy.kavanagh-penney@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

 


Contact:

Erin Dunne
Resource Manager - Eastern Fisheries
Tel.(709) 772-5845
E-mail: erin.dunne@dfo-mpo.gc.ca