FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA


NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

nf.17.257

2017-204

2017/8/8


Fixed Gear Capelin Fishery Closing in Bonavista Bay (CFA 5)


DFO advises that the capelin fishery for vessels using fixed gear in Bonavista Bay (CFA 5) will close today, Tuesday August 8, 2017 at 1800 hours.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Order 2017-197 has been revoked and Variation Order 2017-204 comes into effect at 1800 hours on August 8, 2017.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:
Ellen Careen
Resource Management
Tel. (709) 772-5845
E-mail: ellen.careen@dfo-mpo.gc.ca