FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA


NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS


nf.17.229

2017-173

2017/7/25


2017 SNOW CRAB SEASON EXTENDED FOR CRAB FISHING AREA 2J South of 54 40


DFO advises that the Snow Crab fishery has been extended in crab fishing area 2J South of 54 40 and will now close at 2000 hours on Friday, August 4, 2017.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Order 2017-171 has been revoked and Variation Order 2017-173 comes into effect at 1800 hours on July 25, 2017.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:
Wayne King
DFO Senior Area Representative
Goose Bay
Tel. (709) 896-6157
E-mail: wayne.king@dfo-mpo.gc.ca