FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS


nf.17.242

2017-188

2017/7/31

LUMPFISH FISHERY CLOSURE IN WESTERN NL AND SOUTHERN LABRADOR


DFO advises that the Lump fishery for fixed gear vessels less than 65 feet, in NAFO sub-Division 3Pn and Division 4R, will close at 2000 hours on Thursday, August 3, 2017.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Order 2017-143 has been revoked and Variation Order 2017-188 comes into effect on August 1, 2017.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: janet.warren@dfo-mpo.gc.ca



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