FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

 

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

 

nf.17.309

 

2017-269

 

Oct. 10, 2017

 

Herring Mobile Gear Opening in St. Mary's Bay for the <55' fleet

DFO advises that the Herring fishery in St. Mary's Bay, Herring Fishing Area 09 for mobile gear vessels less than 55 feet in length (16.76 m), will open at 0600 hours on Wednesday October 11, 2017.

Fishers are reminded that at-sea observer coverage and dockside monitoring services must be arranged prior to fishing.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2017-266 has been revoked and Variation Order 2017-269 comes into effect on October 10, 2017.

 

Contact:

David Small

Area Chief, Resource Management

(709) 292-5167

david.small@dfo-mpo.gc.ca