FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

 

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS



1/20/2017

Nf.17.003

Unit II Redfish Fishery Closing for Fixed Gear Fleets



DFO advises that the Unit II redfish fishery in NAFO sub-Division 3Ps for fixed gear vessels will close at 1800hrs, on January 22, 2017. This closure will affect the following vessel classes: A262, A265, A268, A271, A274 and A277. Fish harvesters are reminded that all fishing gear must be removed from the water prior to the closure.


The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2016-270 has been revoked and Variation Order 2017-003 comes into effect on January 21, 2017.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 : Paul.Shea@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

 

Contact:

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