FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISHERS

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2017-292

24 November 2017

 

Herring Fixed Gear Fishery Opening Southern Shore HFA 8

Fisheries and Oceans Canada advises that the Herring fishery on the Southern Shore (HFA 8) for gillnets, trap nets, and barr and tuck seine will open at 0600 hours on Saturday, November 25, 2017.

Licence conditions are available through the National Online Licencing System (NOLS).

Fish harvesters are advised that dockside monitoring is a requirement in this fishery.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2017-281 has been revoked and Variation Order 2017-292 comes into effect on November 24, 2017.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:

For information, contact: 
Barbara McDonald
A/Resource Manager, Pelagics
(709) 772-2922