FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA


NOTICE TO ANGLERS

 

 

NA.17.003B

April 13, 2017

Closure of Winter Trout Angling Season

DFO advises anglers that the winter trout angling season for Zone 1 (Insular Newfoundland) closes on April 15, 2017. Angling for trout in tidal waters is still permitted, however, the daily bag limit applies. The angling season for inland waters in Zone 1 (Insular Newfoundland) will re-open on May 15, 2017 and close on September 7, 2017.

Anglers are advised to consult the 2016-2017 Angler's Guide for additional and detailed management measures.

The Angler's Guide can be found online at www.nfl.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/NL/AG/anglersguide

 

Contact: 

Erin Dunne

Resource Manager - Pelagic and Freshwater Fisheries

Tel.(709) 772-2045

E-mail: erin.dunne@dfo-mpo.gc.ca