FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS


nf.16.172
6/28/2016

2016-084

Capelin Fixed Gear Fishery Opening in Portions of Area 14



DFO advises that the Capelin fixed gear fishery using traps and bar seine (including modified bar seine known as "tuck seine"), for vessels less than 65 feet, in Capelin Fishing Area 14 from Big Brook to Cape Bauld and EAST of a line drawn between the following points: 51 degrees 20 minutes North, 56 degrees 57 minutes West and 51 degrees 57 minutes North, 55 degrees 21 minutes West will open at 0600hrs on Thursday, June 30, 2016.

All fish harvesters are reminded that dockside monitoring requirements are in place for this fishery. Licence conditions are available through DFO's National On-line Licencing System.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Order 2016-081 has been revoked and Variation Order 2016-084 comes into effect on June 29, 2016.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:

Laurie Hawkins
Resource Management
Tel: 709-637-4310
Email: laurie.hawkins@dfo-mpo.gc.ca