FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

 

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

 

nf.17.307B

 

2017-268

 

Oct. 4, 2017

 

Fixed Gear Herring Fishery (Gillnets and Traps) closing in White Bay (HFA 3)

 

DFO wishes to advise harvesters that the fixed gear herring fishery in White Bay (HFA 3) for Gillnets and Traps will close at 18:00 hours on Wednesday October 4.

 Fishers are reminded that all fishing gear must be removed from the water prior to the closure.

 The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Order 2017-265 has been revoked and Variation Order 2017-268 comes into effect on October 4, 2017.

 

Contact:

David Small

Area Chief, Resource Management

(709) 292-5167

david.small@dfo-mpo.gc.ca