FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA


NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS



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5/4/2017

ATLANTIC HALIBUT FISHERY OPENING IN SUB-DIVISION 3Pn



DFO advises that the Atlantic halibut fishery in NAFO sub-Division 3Pn, for vessels less than 65 feet using hook and line gear, will re-open at 0600hrs on Monday, May 15, 2017. DFO will monitor fishing activity and will close the fishery if the incidental catch of Cod exceeds the established protocols.



Contact:

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