FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS



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2017-014
Mar. 21, 2017

 

Fixed Gear Herring Fishery Opening – Fortune Bay

 

DFO advises that the herring fishery for vessels using fixed gear in Fortune Bay, Herring Fishing Area 11, east of Pass Island, will open at 0600hrs on Wednesday, March 22, 2017.

Licence conditions are available through the National Online Licencing System.

Fish harvesters are advised that dockside monitoring is a requirement in this fishery.

 

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2016-276 has been revoked and Variation Order 2017-014 comes into effect on March 22, 2017.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