FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

 

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June 26, 2017


SKATE FISHERY RE-OPENING IN SUB-DIVISION 3Ps

 

DFO advises that the Skate fishery in NAFO sub-Division 3Ps, for mobile gear vessels less than 65 feet, will open at 0600 hrs on Tuesday, June 27, 2017.

When the fishing trip in any portion of NAFO sub-Division 3Ps is in excess of 24 hours duration, and/or landings are made in ports outside the Newfoundland and Labrador Region, harvesters are required to hail-in daily catch to the DFO toll-free number at 1-877-637-4315.

THE RETENTION OF ATLANTIC HALIBUT IN THIS FISHERY IS PROHIBITED.

“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