FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

 

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

 

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Apr. 13, 2017

 

Lobster Fishery Opening Area 10

 

DFO advises that the Lobster Fishery, in Lobster Fishing Area 10 will open at 0600hrs on Monday May 1, 2017 and close at 2000hrs on Sunday, July 9, 2017. (10 weeks)

 

Harvesters are reminded that they are not permitted to retrieve fishing gear or possess lobsters during the initial 48 hour gear-setting period after the announced opening date.

 

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Order 2016-024 has been revoked and Variation Order  2017-028 comes into effect on April 13, 2017.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:

Jodi Riggs-Power

Resource Management

Tel:  709-279-7626

jodi.riggs-power@dfo-mpo.gc.ca