FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

 

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

 

nf.17.350B

 

2017-298

 

Dec. 8, 2017

 

4R Herring - Change to Management Measure

In consultation with industry representatives, the Department reviewed the small fish tolerance in the 4R Herring fishery. Please be advised that the tolerance will be increased on a temporary basis from 10% to 20%. This is a temporary measure and will be discussed and reviewed further at the 2018 4R Herring Advisory.

This measure is effective as of 0600 hours December 09, 2017.

  

Contact: 

Erin Dunne

Resource Manager - Pelagic  Fisheries

Tel.(709) 772-3600

E-mail: erin.dunne@dfo-mpo.gc.ca