FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS


nf.17.058

May 1, 2017

 

Lobster Fishery Opening in 3K

 

DFO advises of the following lobster fishery dates:

- White Bay (LFA 3) Cape Charles to Cape St John will open May 20 at 06:00 and close July 22 at 20:00;

- Notre Dame Bay West (LFA 4A) Cape St John to North Head will open May 27 at 06:00 and close July 22 at 2000;

- Notre Dame Bay East (LFA 4B) North Head to Cape Freels will open May 6 at 06:00 and close July 1 at 20:00

 

DFO reminds fish harvesters of that traps are not to be retrieved until after the two day setting period.

 

DFO reminds fish harvesters that they must possess a valid licence conditions available on the National Online Licencing System.

 

Contact:

David Small

Area Chief, Resource Management

(709) 292-5167

david.small@dfo-mpo.gc.ca