FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS


nf.16.076
5/10/2016

2016-040

Lobster Fishery Opening in Lobster Fishing Area (LFA) 4A in Notre Dame Bay


DFO wishes to advise harvester that the lobster fishery will open at 0600 hours on Saturday May 28, 2016 in LFA 4A (Cape St. John to North Head) Green Bay. 

 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General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Order 2016-030 has been revoked and Variation Order 2016-040 comes into effect on May 11, 2016.

 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:

Kevin Hurley
Central Area Chief
Resource Management
Tel.(709) 292-5167
E-mail: Kevin.Hurley@dfo-mpo.gc.ca