FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS



nf.17.001

2017-001

Jan. 3, 2017

 

HERRING PURSE SEINE FISHERY OPENING IN AREAS 13 and 14


DFO advises that the herring purse seine fishery, for mobile gear vessels greater than 65 feet, in Herring Fishing Areas 13 and 14, will open at 0600 hrs, Wednesday, January 4, 2017.


At-sea observer coverage services must be arranged before commencing fishing.


The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2016-277 has been revoked and Variation Order 2017-001 comes into effect on January 04, 2017.


“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 : yvonne.quirk@dfo-mpo.gc.ca


Contact:

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